Alexandra Boulat 2001年加入VII，以在中东问题上报道尖锐而闻名，她拍摄的图片和新闻专题在全球最重要的媒体上发布，包括《Time》、《Newsweek》、《国家地理》以及《Paris-Match》，2003年以其在阿富汗的专题报道获得Overseas
Press Club奖项；2006年，获得Best Woman Photographer提名。
Born in Paris in 1962 to Life staff photographer Pierre Boulat and
Cosmos photo agency founder Annie Boulat, Alexandra Boulat studied
graphic art and art history at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.
She became a photojournalist in 1989.
Photograph by Jerome Delay/Associated Press
With a focus on news, conflicts, and social issues, Boulat covered
subjects ranging from child trafficking in Romania to an Yves Saint
Laurent fashion show. From 1991 to 1999, Boulat documented the
conflict in Croatia, Bosnia, and Kosovo. She also covered the fall
of the Taliban in Afghanistan, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the
role of women in Islamic nations, and the invasion of Iraq.
Boulat's photos have been published in Time, Newsweek, and
Paris-Match, among other publications. Her work has appeared in
National Geographic many times, beginning with a February 2000
article on Kosovo. Subsequent subjects have included the Albanian
people, culture and conflict in Indonesia, and the Berbers of
Boulat has published two books, Paris (2002) and Eclats de Guerre
(Lights of War) (2002), and received many international awards.
In 2001, Boulat co-founded the VII photo agency, intended to
document conflict—environmental, social, and political—to "produce
an unflinching record of the injustices created and experienced by
Boulat is known for her nearly two decades of work capturing
poignant images of people affected by war. She died of a brain
aneurysm at the age of 45 in 2007.