Archives: photojournalism

Photos of Hurricane Harvey’s devastation from FEMA’s photojournalists

September 3, 2017 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: news, photojournalism.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) sends out photographers along with its emergency responders to record disasters wherever they occur. Here are some of those photos. Please remember the victims of this disaster by donating to the relief agency of your choice. My choice is the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR.org). Members of FEMA’s • Read More »

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The 1913 Washington Suffrage Parade: Jane Burleson, the grand marshal of the parade

March 7, 2016 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: journalism.

Women’s History Month: The 1913 Washington Suffrage Parade was led by Jane Burleson, the grand marshall of the parade. Burleson was a well-known horsewoman in Washington, and her confidence in the saddle is evident from this picture. Burleson led more than 5,000 parade participants up Pennsylvania Avenue and into a melee that changed the direction • Read More »

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NYT – Talk of the Newsroom

May 20, 2013 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: newspapers.

The New York Times, as part of its ongoing effort to open its operation to public view, has begun a series of exchanges by various top editors and people who email questions. The questions are sometimes long but enlightening, and so are the answers. The editors have tried to explain the Times’ point of view in producing the news. This week’s editor is Michelle McNally, deputy managing editor for photography, and in weeks past there has also been an exchange with John Landman, deputy managing editor for digital journalism.

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