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The aftermath of a bad decision

Not long ago, we, and just about every other blog, website and media outlet, reported on the firing of the entire photography staff by the Chicago Sun-Times, and that they were being replaced by reporters armed with iPhones. My first … Continue reading

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Photojournalists Fired! What it tells us…

Last week, the Chicago Sun-Times abruptly fired all 28 of their photojournalists. Included amongst these professionals was Pulitzer Prize-winning Sun-Times photographer John H. White. The rationale behind this decision is economic: like most newspapers, circulation at the Sun-Times is off … Continue reading

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