With this week’s presentation of the World Press photo awards, Lens presents a conversation with photographers, curators and photo editors on the struggle between photojournalistic ethics and evolving visual storytelling strategies.
Sun 16 Aug National Geographic Live presents an evening with renowned and respected wildlife photographer Steve Winter. Two-time winner of the World Press Photo...
Photos: Chris Farina / Top Rank Superstar Manny Pacquiao works out during media day to a standing-room only crowd of three hundred press, Wednesday at the Wildcard Boxing Club for his upcoming 12-round welterweight world championship unification mega-fight against Floyd … Continue reading ? The post Pacman media day appeared first on Boxing News.
More than 200 accredited press members from around the world descended upon Mayweather Boxing Club for Tuesday’s Floyd Mayweather Media Day. It was the 11-time world champion Mayweather’s first and [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
By Jerry Glick Photo: Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment How does Andy Lee feel to finally win a world title? “It feels good,” said the relaxed Irishman, from Limerick, Ireland, at the final press conference for the big show Saturday night. “Satisfying … Continue reading ? The post Andy Lee on winning the title: It feels satisfying appeared first on Boxing News.
23 May-21 Jun One of Sydney’s most popular annual exhibitions, World Press Photo brings together the most astonishing, thought-provoking and often beautiful images...
Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Thanks to Conor McGregor, José Aldo and the press rodeo that is their promotional world tour, UFC 189 is quickly becoming one of the most anticipated events on the MMA horizon. This fact is only cemented...Show More Summary
UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler interacts with fans on stage during the UFC 189 World Press Tour press conference inside the Beacon Theatre in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC) New York remains as the only state in the country where professional mixed martial arts are banned. Show More Summary
Inspired by the uproar over the staged photo included in a series that won a World Press Photo prize (later rescinded, for different reasons), photographer Alex Garcia has posted an ethics quiz for photographers. Garcia describes five ...Show More Summary
Time magazine has won first prize for short documentary in the World Press Photo contest for film titled Behind the Video of Eric Garner’s Deadly Confrontation With New York Police. In the long feature category, photographer Tim Matsui...Show More Summary
Gather ‘round, kids, and let me tell you about a time when the most important band in the world was a four-piece from Seattle that wouldn’t do any interviews or take press photos, and whose mesmerizing music resulted in just two albums before things imploded. Show More Summary
Photos: Sebastian Heger Here are quotes from Wednesday’s final press conference ahead of Saturday night’s all-German WBA world light heavyweight championship clash between champion Juergen Braehmer (45-2, 33 KOs) and #1 challenger Robin Krasniqi (43-3, 16 KOs) at the StadtHalle … Continue reading ? The post Braehmer-Krasniqi Press Conference Quotes appeared first on Boxing News.
It’s that time of the year when a lot of the major photography contests reveal their winners and finalists. We’ve recently shared with you the top photos from the Sony World Photography Awards, World Press Photo and the Wellcome Image Awards, and now it’s time for the Smithsonian’s 12th Annual Photo Contest. Despite the multitude [...]Show More Summary
Photos: Ruben Cortez/Top Rank World contender Jessie Magdaleno of Las Vegas was at a press gathering today at the Laredo Energy Center to discuss his main event bout here on April 11. Jessie, 20-0, will take on John Mark Apolinario, … Continue reading ? The post Jessie Magdaleno returns April 11 appeared first on Boxing News.
Last Wednesday, World Press Photo (WPP) officially stripped photojournalist Giovanni Troilo of the First Prize in Contemporary Issues awarded to him in February for the 10-photo series The Dark Heart of Europe.
There are certain things photojournalists are never supposed to do if they want to remain credible visual communicators. They are worth reviewing to understand the ethical cyclone that struck one of the profession’s most prestigious awards organizations. Show More Summary
Aloho-zing! Kim Kardashian and her platinum blonde hair have been a conversation topic around the world for the past 48 hours. I know, right. Kim dyes hair STOP THE PRESSES. It's so widespread, it's reaching corners of the pop culture stratosphere you never thought Kim Kardashian-anything could breach. Corners like the magical world of Harry Potter.
The latest in the world of photojournalism contest ethics and photo sleuthing took another turn yesterday with World Press Photos’ rescinding a first-place award after disqualifying 22 percent of the entries that had made the penultimate...Show More Summary
In a rare reversal, the prestigious World Press Photo contest has revoked a first-place prize recently awarded to a photographer after the organization learned that the submission, depicting the depressed city of Charleroi, Belgium, contained false information.
Following an investigation into Contemporary Issues winner Giovanni Troilo's photo story 'La Ville Noir - The Dark Heart of Europe,' World Press Photo has stripped the photographer of his prize. The organization found Troilo to be in...Show More Summary