Tag: photographers

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  • Snapping but not seeing

    Snapping but not seeing

    I was at a superbly choreographed wedding in Loudoun County: an old country church, handsomely decorated, a patrician pastor with a leather-bound Bible in hand, and elegantly dressed men and women waiting expectantly in the pews. Precisely at the right moment began the third movement of Bach’s violin concerto in E major, and the bride …

    March 12, 2018
  • ‘Attacks on journalists increased in 2017’

    ‘Attacks on journalists increased in 2017’

    The climate for journalism in India grew steadily adverse in 2017 with a host of perpetrators making reporters and photographers, even editors, their target, media watchdog The Hoot’s “India Freedom Report ~ Media Freedom and Freedom of Expression in 2017,” released on Friday revealed. There were murders, attacks, threats, and cases filed against them for …

    January 20, 2018
  • Capturing hope in destruction

    Capturing hope in destruction

    Photographers, amateur or professional, usually like to capture beauty — snow covered mountains, breathtaking flora and fauna, beautiful landscapes and the like, but her camera lens follows pictures of destruction and misery. Conflict photojournalist Heidi Levine who took breathtaking photographs of the Gaza war in 2014 has recently been in the news for one such …

    October 4, 2017