But after experiencing the story of this photo… I have to say I think less of my love for photojournalism than I used to.
As in great photos trigger great sympathy, triggers great humanity. Yet the humanity that is taking many of those pictures, I mean look at ’em.
Below from PrisonPhotography:
Eight weeks ago Paul Hansen won a national award in his home country of Sweden. In March, I wrote about Hansen’s and other photographers’ awards for coverage of Fabienne’s death – Brouhaha in Sweden following Award to Paul Hansen for his Image of Fabienne Cherisma”
That’s now five photographers recognised for their images made within the space of an hour on a Tuesday afternoon.”