Pete Muller Photography
Story Rush, a kindergarten teacher from Greenwood, AK, fires an M1919 Browning .30 caliber machine gun on the first night of OFASTS.
Story Rush, a kindergarten teacher from Greenwood, AK, fires an M1919 Browning .30 caliber machine gun on the first night of OFASTS. "It is such an adrenaline rush," she explained with after stepping back from the weapon. She had traveled to OFASTS for the first time with her husband and eight-year-old son. "I grew up hunting with my Dad so guns are nothing unusual for me," she said.

Pete Muller Photography

Clients/Awards/Exhibitions

Pete has contributed work to the following outlets & clients:

The New York Times

The Washington Post

TIME Magazine

Newsweek

La Vanguardia

Le Monde

Amnesty International

Human Rights Watch

The National Geographic Channel

Marie Claire

Paris Match

UNICEF

The Wall Street Journal

Greenpeace

Foreign Policy Magazine

Accolades:

2013 Open Society Initiative of Southern Africa OpenPhoto Contest, "In the Shadow of Change: South Sudan at Independence." 1st Place.

2013 99 Most Influential Young People in Foreign Policy, Diplomatic Courier Magazine

Sony World Photography Awards, 2012, "Machine Gun Americana," 3rd Place, People

Sony World Photography Awards, 2012, "Border Wars: Sudan and South Sudan," Shorlisted, Current Affairs

Overseas Press Club of America: 2011 John Faber Award for Best Photographic Reporting for a Newspaper or News Agency.

TIME Magazine: 2011 Wire Photographer of the Year

George Soros Open Society Foundation Moving Walls 19 Documentary Photography Exhibit, New York 2011.

2011 Chinese International Press Photo Contest: Honorable Mention in War and Disaster Stories

2012 PDN 30 Nominee

2011 PDN 30 Nominee

2010 PDN 30 Nominee

2009 GLAAD Media Awards: Nominee; Best Digital Journalism Article; "On the Road to Refuge."

Exhibitions:

The Gun Show, Fovea Gallery, Beacon, New York, July-October 2013

The Legacy of Rape, Geneva, New York City, 2013

South Sudan, Humanity United Foundation, San Fransico, Washington DC, 2013

George Soros Open SocietyFoundation Moving Walls 19 Exhbiit, New York, November 2011

Tenth Meeting of the States Parties to the Mine Ban Treaty, Geneva, Switzerland. November 2010.

DC FotoWeek 2009

"Until the Grass in Gone: Images of Transition in Northern Uganda" with Peter van Agtmael

Cartagena Summit on a Mine-Free World, Cartagena, Colombia. Nov-Dec 2009.