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World Press Photo has revoked the award for Giovanni Troilo

World Press Photo has revoked the award for Giovanni Troilo | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Yesterday, World Press Photo has revoked the award for Giovanni Troilo's "Charleroi" story, today we present the complete history with article by Claire Guillot published in Le Monde, and the open letter of Jim Colton, past Photo Editor of Newsweek.

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The Associated Press Is Not 'Vogue,' Fired Photoshopping Photographer Learns

The Associated Press Is Not 'Vogue,' Fired Photoshopping Photographer Learns | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Digitally altering photographs might be accepted -- expected, really -- when it comes to magazines like Vogue, but it's a big no-no when it comes to news organizations. Yet that's what one Pulitzer-winning AP photographer chose to do to a photo he took in Syria in September.

Narciso Contreras was part of a team of five AP photographers who won a Pulitzer for breaking news photography last year for their work in Syria. The AP also posted a video of Contreras discussing his work to YouTube last June and he spoke to the Guardian and Time about working in a country in the middle of a bloody and brutal civil war in December 2012.

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Paris: Month of Photography, Françoise Paviot about the removal of Diane Ducruet's photograph.

Paris: Month of Photography, Françoise Paviot about the removal of Diane Ducruet's photograph. | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Following a series of internet messages calling for the removal of photographs byDiane Ducruet featured in the exhibition L’intime comme illusion, which I curated for the European Month of Photography, at the Galerie Catherine Houard, we were forced to take down a large polyptych that Ducruet produced specifically for this exhibition. 

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Celebrity Photographer Tyler Shields Exposes 'The Dirty Side of Glamour' - Daily Beast

Celebrity Photographer Tyler Shields Exposes 'The Dirty Side of Glamour' - Daily Beast | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

 

Tyler Shields has a long history of shooting stars in controversial poses—Mischa Barton licking raw meat, Lindsay Lohan with a gun in her mouth. A new book showcases his greatest hits.
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