Tag: storytelling

  • Community Visual Journalism is needed now more than ever

    “…you don’t have to travel across the globe to experience new things. Your own backyard is the farthest place away to someone else on the other side of the world.” ~Joey L – Photographer I’m reiterating this again… Yes, it’s been awhile since I posted last – As David Hobby has said: I don’t want […]

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  • Documenting Your Own Back Yard

    “…you don’t have to travel across the globe to experience new things. Your own backyard is the farthest place away to someone else on the other side of the world.” ~Joey L – Photographer Photo by Joey L As a self trained photojournalist and editorial photographer, I’ve been privy to many of my colleagues lamenting/believing […]

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  • Audio Slideshows: Part Two

    I respect and admire the work of Benjamin Chesterson, Co-Founder of duckrabbit and he’s someone I turn to for virtual mentorship on occasion. I posted previously about my revisiting the use of audio slideshows and came across this five year old posting from the duckrabbit blog entitled “In Praise Of The Audio Slideshow” and I […]

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  • Audio Slideshows: The Story is Everything

    Once again, I’m thinking outside the box – and asking why I should be doing what everyone else is doing for digital storytelling – ie; shooting nothing but video? There’s good video and bad video – and most of what I see today is along the lines of a comment I heard Photojournalist David Burnett […]

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  • Staging, Manipulation and Truth in Photography

    The New York Times “Lens” Blog posted an important piece around how today’s photojournalists are, in my opinion, discrediting the profession for the sake of the perfect picture.

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