I’m going to make the effort to add more links in on this blog to articles about photography and photojournalism I find interesting.
This first link describes the battle a number of war photojournalists are having with Corbis. At the end the writer does disclose that he has worked with Aubert in the past. However, the court cases, facts and figures all point to what can only be considered a story on corporate greed and dishonesty.
” Photojournalism, the risky business of capturing images of war and other historic events, is under financial pressure like other aspects of journalism. Some photogs were encouraged when billionaire Bill Gates put himself in the picture in the 1990s, but that has not developed as some had hoped, reports Don North.”