Category: Photojournalism

REIGNING CATS, AND DAWGS

LAS CRUCES, N.M.— Shoes screeched against the glossy finish of a wood court. Hands and forearms reverberated the smack of a pink leather ball as it floated across the net. A sea of maroon and gold juxtaposed the gymnasium’s royal...

WAR BONDS

    Robert Dawson, a Vietnam Veteran sits at the Southwest University Stadium on Monday August 28th, 2016 with four tickets to watch the El Paso Chihuahuas baseball team play an afternoon game. Sitting by himself, Robert is not alone....

Above and Beyond

Inspired by his father, Anthony Gonzalez quickly became fascinated by the guitar and rock music. Although being born in El Paso, Texas, Gonzalez grew up and spent most of his youth in Las Vegas, Nevada. At age 14 Gonzalez acquired...

UN DIA A LA VEZ: BUS STOP PHILOSOPHER ON LOSS

ESPAÑOLA, N.M.— The symphony of engines lend their hum to the steady afternoon traffic near the corner of Espinosa Street and Paseo de Oñate.  It is monsoon season, and the cascade of splashes from cars skidding past the massive rain...

What is photojournalism?

  South Africa, 1998. This is not the moon, but the virgin landscape of KwaZulu between Johannesburg and Cape Town. © Marc Riboud 1998 Photojournalism is a form of communicating the news through photographs. This would include aspects of journalism...

What is Photojournalism

Photojournalism as defined by dictionary.com is, “news photography, whether or not for primarily pictorial media, publications, or stories.” Another source, photography.lovetoknow.com states,” To put it simply, photojournalism is a type of journalism that combines photographs with news stories.” What defines...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM

Copyright © 2016 David J. Carol. All rights reserved. According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, the word photojournalism is the act of using photos to share news stories in magazines and periodicals, but I, along with many others, believe it...

What is Photojournalism?

  By definition, photojournalism is the telling of news through photographs. It is usually dominant of any text reporting and it is the major focus of telling the story. Usually it is a very small piece of text or even...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM

  Photojournalism is a type journalism medium. It consists of newsworthy stories that are portrayed through photos. However, according to the Nieman Reports the difference between photojournalism and other forms of reportage photography is that photojournalism is “world events, stock...

What is Photojournalism?

Photojournalism is defined as the job or activity of using photographs to report news stories for magazines or newspapers. The first known photojournalist was a Romanian man by the name of Carol Szathmari who documented the Crimean war using engravings....

JOHN H. WHITE: WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM?

I believe photojournalism is a form of communication that requires highly engaged interactions toward a subject or event in which still imagery is used as a primary storytelling mechanism to impact an observer instantaneously. Photojournalism distinguishes itself from other forms...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM

“Photojournalism is a unique and powerful form of visual storytelling originally created for print magazines and newspapers but has now morphed into multimedia and even documentary filmmaking,” (Kashi, 2011). A simpler version found on Wikipedia defines photojournalism as the practice...