Newspaper produced video is at a crossroads. As many U.S. publications turn inward to focus on their traditional print products, many online producers are wondering if they should continue to invest the extra time it takes to shoot and edit video. It’s such a crazy time to be a visual journalist. Newspaper photo staffs are being slashed and devalued, as publishers try to protect what’s left of their bottom lines.Read Colin's survival plan here.
Video was hot a year ago, but now, as newspapers gut their newsrooms, the resources devoted to video storytelling are being scaled back. Many wonder if video storytelling has a future at newspapers.
I believe it does. ...
Helping China’s Mentally Ill and Their Families - Yuyang Liu, who documented the lives of China’s severely mentally ill and their families, has won the Ian Parry scholarship for young photographers.
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