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Experts deem Kenya a rewarding market for photographers
Photography, a powerful visual communication tool is pouncing back and taking its place in the century of global convergence and super-speed big data transfer. Kenya is strategic and geographically positioned to photography opportunities in the region and through out African among them indigenous culture and practices, conflicts, disasters, development projects. Growing from decades when photography … <a href="http://billymutai.com/news/experts/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Experts deem Kenya a rewarding market for photographers</span></a>
Ignoble: Publishing ‘bloody’ pictures online
From an accident scene, ‘eyewitnesses’ compete to take pictures of victims irrespective of extent their bodies are maimed; an ignoble culture slowly creeping in. Without a second thought, they quickly push publish buttons on their ¬†Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. Of course to break the news, thanks to citizen journalism, internet connectivity and access to … <a href="http://billymutai.com/news/why-you-may-not-publish-gory-images-on-social-media/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Ignoble: Publishing ‘bloody’ pictures online</span></a>
STUDY: Professional Photojournalists are Happy
Report: The State of News Photography: The Lives and Livelihoods of Photojournalists in the Digital Age Two-thirds of the respondents said they were happy with their choice of livelihood, and 55% feel mostly or always positive about the future. Notwithstanding the low financial rewards, industry challenges, and physical risks, the survey evidence suggests that there … <a href="http://billymutai.com/news/study-professional-photojournalists-are-happy/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">STUDY: Professional Photojournalists are Happy</span></a>