Editie zonder foto’s

“To coincide with Paris Photo’s opening, French newspaper LibĂ©ration has chosen to remove all images from its 14 November issue in a bid to show the power and importance of photography at a time when the industry is facing unprecedented challenges, say the newspaper’s editors”

Enkele commentaren onderaan het artikel zijn ook de moeite waard om te lezen.

http://www.bjp-online.com/british-journal-of-photography/news/2307127/french-newspaper-removes-all-images-in-support-of-photographers

Goed gezegd …

“And that’s what I tell World Press Photo – every year they choose a conflict photo as the picture of the year, they are screwing the industry. Every time. They have chosen ours in the past, so I’m quite happy with it. But just don’t do it all the time.”

.. en hij kan het weten. En hij heeft nog gelijk ook.

http://www.bjp-online.com/british-journal-of-photography/news/2294014/getty-images-jonathan-klein-we-need-new-economic-models

Fotowedstrijd …

Doe je mee aan een fotowedstrijd? Zorg dan dat je in de jury zit, goed overeenkomt met de ander juryleden en wonder boven wonder, je zult … winnen.

http://www.bjp-online.com/british-journal-of-photography/news/2161715/bipp-considering-rule-change-controversial-awards-ceremony