Wednesday, February 8, 2012

CNN Firing Editors and Photojournalists

Recently CNN has fired Editors and Photojournalists in a bid to save money and reduce redundancy created by their i-reporters. Everyday people sending in video and photos to air on CNN for free. Kind of absurd to think people would prefer a free i-report sent in by...the kid across the street...? or a report or story done by professionals, especially these days of competitiveness when actual content is again becoming so important. Here, Steven Colbert brings a satrical comedy to the notion of "Free Reporters"

Julius Neubronner_Inventor of Pigeon Camera

Julius Neubronner, born 160 years ago was a pioneer of amateur photography. He is best known for inventing the pigeon camera for aerial photography and was used for military air surveillance during WWI. See more HERE @ Photography News.