Witnessing War to Send Its Images Home

June 2006
Nieman Reports;Summer2006, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p60
The article deals with the challenges faced by photojournalists regarding the coverage of the war in Iraq. According to the author, trauma, disaster and human suffering are important part of their lives and profession in Baghdad. Due to increased demand for news content and the proliferation of advanced technologies, growing number of inexperienced journalists are turning up at large stories even if that may pose threats to their lives. In addition, some are resorting to covering violence just to gain money and earn respect in the filed of journalism.


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