Behind the scenes: how objective is photojournalism?

Italian photographer and photojournalist Ruben Salvadori has done an excellent ethnographic study on the staging of action photos in East Jerusalem.  Watch the video (in Italian with English subtitles) here . This will change the way in which you view photos from warzones and other live events. You have been warned.

Screenshot from Salvatori's videoreport

Screenshot from Salvatori's videoreport

Categories: The Idle Ethnographer, Visual Sociology

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