Bending the Frame: Photojournalism, Documentary, and Citzenship, by author and critic Fred Ritchin, addresses the new and emerging potentials for visual. Fred Ritchin is a rare exception to this, and his latest book Bending the Frame is a much needed examination of the massive changes that have. After reading Fred Ritchin’s Bending the. Frame: Photojournalism, Documentary, and the Citizen, several new project ideas are now on my desktop. But that.

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Yet images can make a difference:. Photojournalism, Documentary, and the Citizen is supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations. Perhaps not since the industrial revolution began over two centuries ago have we seen innovation that has been so rapid, transformative, and, in the eyes of some, so dangerously out of control. Published New York, N. The chapter concludes by questioning how this new digital reality is to be edited, ordered, disseminated, p. It is now in the shopping basket.


Contents The useful photographer A dialectical journalism A diversity of irtchin Other engagements Of healing and grief Frred the front page. Riley was a friend in college and bendingg served as a nurse at Abu Ghraib prison. Such a rewarding writer…. What do we want from our media revolution?

Review – Bending the Frame by Fred Ritchin

Given evolving media and political climates, however, including the billions of images now available online from all kinds of sources, the purpose and effectiveness of media, in particular of visual journalism, has been called into question. Not to mention that the popularity of photographic images in social media might actually be a good thing for visual storytellers to connect to and build on.

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Out There Stiffs, Skulls and Skeletons: The professional photojournalist and documentarian, now a tiny minority of those regularly photographing, often are unsure not only hhe to reach audiences through the media haze, but also how to get their viewers to engage with the often extraordinarily important situations they witness and chronicle.

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