A statement from Magnum Photos

Magnum announces an investigation into the conduct of one of its photographers

Magnum Photos has initiated an investigation into allegations against the personal conduct of one of its photographers, Gueorgui Pinkhassov.

Magnum takes the allegations extremely seriously, and we are in direct contact with the individual concerned.

Pinkhassov joined Magnum Photos in 1988. He stepped down from full membership in 2017, continuing as a contributor.

Magnum is committed to working in an open and accountable way that builds trust and confidence with those in our industry, and beyond. Anyone who wishes can make contact with Magnum at

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