Curating Participation

February 2014
Aperture;Spring2014, Issue 214, p36
The article discusses how amateur photographers are contributing more images of world events than professional documentary photojournalists. Topics include how amateur photography is being used increasingly by news outlets for armed conflict coverage and how this will impact the profession of photojournalism, how editors and curators can verify images, and examples of amateur documentary photography in Syria, Turkey, and California.


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