Ruth Erichhorn

Ruth Eichhorn is the Editor-at-Large at GEO Magazines in Germany. She was the Director of Photography of the GEO magazine family from1994 to 2015. GEO publishes scientific, sociological, and geographical content, and is recognized for quality photography. Ruth oversaw a department that shaped the photographic direction of the different magazines, working directly with contributing photographers from around the globe. From 1988 to 1994, Ruth worked out of their New York office, as Bureau Chief. She has curated and organized numerous exhibitions and edited a range of photo books. Ruth was part of many international juries around the world, amongst them the World Press Photo Award, the UNICEF Photo of the Year award, POY and CHIPP.

Click here to read an interview with Ruth on The Other Hundred Educators.