Richard Falco is the President of Vision Project, an organization dedicated to the development of documentary photography, investigative journalism and education. For the past thirty years he has worked as a photographer, filmmaker, and journalist. As a photographer has had assignments on four continents in over thirty-five countries and has worked for many major magazines, including: Time, Newsweek, Geo, Life Magazine, New York Times, US News & World Report, to name a few.
In addition teaching photography, photojournalism & multimedia at Sacred Heart in both the undergrad & graduate programs, Prof. Falco has taught at the New School for Social Research, SUNY, and the School of Visual Arts, and directs all of Vision Project's educational programming.
Publications and Presentations
There are two published books of Mr. Falco’s work: Medics: A Documentation of Paramedics in the Harlem Community and To Bear Witness/ September 11. He is the director of the films, Crossroads: Rural Health Care In America and Holding Back The Surge.