April 14, 2012

Will Cohen from the Open Society Foundations interviewed Ed yesterday, focusing on the contextual misuse of photographs. Will cites a recent instance in the Swiss magazine Die Weltwoche that features a young Roma boy aiming a gun at the reader. The context in which this photo was shot and how it was being used to illustrate the magazine’s editorial piece “The Roma Are Coming” were two very different story lines. Read more about this liability for photojournalists in the Open Society Blog interview.

Categories: FM, Press