About

Welcome! I'm Maggie, I document the intersection of human rights, healthcare, migration, and the changing environment as an independent photojournalist and reporter.

You can find some of my work at The GuardianVICE World News, The Telegraph, The Lily/Washington Post, MongabayThe New HumanitarianReutersBBC World NewsLe MondeFinancial TimesNPRGlobe and Mail, Scientific African Magazine, and others. 

I'm an IWMF reporting fellow and an artist with the Kigali Center for Photography. In 2019 I attended the XXXII Eddie Adams Workshop, and received the John White "Keep in Flight" award. I am HEFAT certified through June 2023 by Global Journalist Security thanks to support from the Steven Sotloff Memorial 2Lives Foundation, ACOS Alliance, and the Rory Peck Trust

I'm currently based in Lagos, Nigeria as a Fulbright grantee, documenting resilient communities directly threatened by forced evictions and climate change. I'm a member of the Frontline Freelance Register, the Overseas Press Club of America, the Foreign Correspondents' Association of East Africa, the National Press Photographers Association, and the Society of Professional Journalists. 

I'm always looking for ways to collaborate and learn, so please get in touch! You can also reach me at maggie.visuals@gmail.com and via WhatsApp and Signal at +1 845 608 4997. Digital illustration by Art Cofam.

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