“In the Heart of Life” Officially Goes on Sale Today!

Posted by on Sep 24, 2013 in News - Through The Years
“In the Heart of Life” Officially Goes on Sale Today!

You think you know Kathy Eldon? THIS VIDEO WILL SHOCK YOU. IN THE HEART OF LIFE: A Restless Soul, A Search for Meaning, and a Bond that Nothing Could Break Purchase your copy here.

Happy Birthday Dan!

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 in Dan Eldon Legacy
Happy Birthday Dan!

This year, we have decided to celebrate your birthday by granting a very special wish. On Thu, Sep 12, 2013, six days ago, Nora Graham wrote:  Hello from The International School of Tanganyika in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania! My name is Nora Graham and I am a secondary school art teacher here at IST. I […]

You think you know Kathy Eldon? THIS VIDEO WILL SHOCK YOU.

Posted by on Sep 15, 2013 in News - Through The Years
You think you know Kathy Eldon? THIS VIDEO WILL SHOCK YOU.

IN THE HEART OF LIFE: A Restless Soul, A Search for Meaning and a Bond that Nothing Could Break goes on sale on September 24 but is available now for pre-order.

The Scarecrow

Posted by on Sep 13, 2013 in On the Road
The Scarecrow

“In a dystopian fantasy world, all food production is controlled by fictional industrial giant Crow Foods. Scarecrows have been displaced from their traditional role of protecting food, and are now servants to the crows and their evil plans to dominate the food system. Dreaming of something better, a lone scarecrow sets out to provide an […]

Come Celebrate Nelson Mandela!

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 in Dan Eldon Legacy
Come Celebrate Nelson Mandela!

Dan’s Journal #7 carries the message, March for Freedom – Release Mandela.  Nelson Mandela gave up the adult years of his life and sacrificed so much more for the cause of ending apartheid and bringing equal rights to his fellow South Africans.  On Thursday, July 18th, Nelson Mandela will turn 95. Please join the MY […]

Let Dan be YOUR inspiration

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 in On the Road
Let Dan be YOUR inspiration

My Desiderata…Courtesy of Dan If the journey is the destination then make sure that you enjoy the ride, knowing it is ‘foolish and hazardous’ not to dance along the way. Travel lightly as you go, smile broadly and often, filling others with your cheerfulness. And when you tell the story of your journey, tell it […]

Tim Chamberlain: An Eccentric Parabola

Posted by on Jul 16, 2013 in News - Through The Years
Tim Chamberlain: An Eccentric Parabola

Tim Chamberlain is a past contributor to the “Inspired by Dan” section of our website 8 years ago! http://www.daneldon.org/dan-inspired/tim-chamberlain/ His own personal blog , Eccentric Parabola, commemorates the 20th anniversary of Dan’s passing, paying tribute to him  by writing a post about Dan, his life and art, and the many ways that Dan has inspired him. […]

Living To Tell The Story

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in Dan Eldon Legacy
Living To Tell The Story

In July 1993 Reuters photojournalist Dan Eldon was killed in Somalia while covering the nation’s civil war. Aged 22, he was stoned and beaten to death alongside three of his colleagues. They died trying to tell the story of a country ravaged by conflict. Twenty years later, his mother Kathy Eldon (author of In The Heart Of Life) […]

Guillaume Bonn tells his story…

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in Twenty Years On
Guillaume Bonn tells his story…

The idea of becoming a photographer always appealed to me, initially I think I thought of it as a way of recreating the life I always had with my parents, and in those days I saw photography more like an Helmut Newton, snapping pictures of naked models in remote luxurious places. That was until I […]

Witness to Wars

Posted by on Apr 3, 2013 in Dan Eldon Legacy
Witness to Wars

Dan Eldon’s journal #14 is included in WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath, which is currently on exhibit at the Annenberg Space for Photography (Los Angeles, CA) March 3–May 26, 2013, and then travels to the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Washington D.C.), finishing the year at the Brooklyn Museum. WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its […]