Tagged: Journalism

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings, 19, of Portales New Mexico attends New Mexico State University as a geology major. She’s motivated to finish her degree and pursue the possibilities in her career path. Aside from learning about rocks, Bailey enjoys playing sports and...

Gordon Parks

By Josh Castillo Born on November 30, 1912, in Fort Scott, Kansas, Gordon Parks was a prolific self-taught photographer, writer, composer and filmmaker who became the first African-American photographer for Life and Vogue magazines.

DEATH SENTENCE!

Text by Bruce Berman This is a stunning photo essay on “Death Row” in a teenage woman’s prison in Tehran, Iran. The photos are enlightening. The captions are essential and illuminating. Consider the “miracle” of gaining access to the prison...

NOT YOUR AVERAGE WATERGIRLS

NMSU’s Athletic Training Program is an educational program that prepares students for athletic training with hands on experience. Students in the program are placed with one of the sports offered on campus and assist the head athletic trainer of that sport. Celeste...

BALLROOM BEAST

Irvin Zavala Verdugo is a student at NMSU who has a passion for dancing. He dances ballroom style and has won national competitions. He has earned 1st place in numerous categories at competitions such as the National Collegiate Dancesport Competition,...

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...

Water drops

For this week we had to do action shots of anything that seems interesting to us as a prequel to our sports assignment we have coming up. I decided to take pictures of rain dropping into the pool hoping to...

Living to appreciate sound

22-year-old Austin Johnston is aspiring to go back to school to study linguistics emphasizing in sign language. Why? Aside from growing up with numerous friends who are deaf or hard of hearing, he has a rare disease known as Meniere’s...

Steve McCurry

The Golden Age of photojournalism is the time during the 1930s through the 1950s when journalists were able to truly flex their skills with the advancement of the commercial 35mm Leica camera and the flash bulb. It was the beginning...

CARTOON JOURNALISM

  Commentary by Associate Professor Bruce Berman New Mexico State University   Every day, thousands cross and cross back again. And, yes, indeed, they stand in the back of that line, over and over and over. Our discussion of “immigration,”...