End Frame: Marcus Bleasdale on Philip Jones Griffiths

December 22, 2013

© Philip Jones Griffiths/Magnum Photos

A distraught young boy discovers his sister's body in the back of a Saigon fire department truck. She had been killed by U.S. helicopter fire, Vietnam, 1968. This Philip Jones Griffiths image was published in The New York Times and later included in his book Vietnam, Inc.

In our article about video games that incorporate documentary photography in order to engage younger audiences in serious issues, photographer Marcus Bleasdale explains why he is using his images of the Democratic Republic of Congo in a video game that explores the impact that the trade in conflict minerals has on the continuing violence in the country. His goal, he...

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