Nordicom Review 38 (Special Issue 2) 2017. Photojournalism and Editorial Processes

Redaktör(er): Astrid Gynnild, Maria Nilsson, Anne Hege Simonsen, Hanna Weselius


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Introduction: Photojournalism and Editorial Processes: Global Similarities, Local Differences
Astrid Gynnild, Maria Nilsson, Anne Hege Simonsen, Hanna Weselius

Photojournalism in Central Europe: Editorial and Working Practices
Filip Láb, Sandra Štefaniková

The Visual Power of News Agencies
Astrid Gynnild

A Faster Kind of Photojournalism? Image-Selection Processes in a Swedish Newsroom
Maria Nilsson

Visual Gatekeeping – Selection of News Photographs at a Flemish Newspaper: A Qualitative Inquiry into the Photo News Desk
Hedwig de Smaele, Eline Geenen, Rozane De Cock

The Iconic Image in a Digital Age: Editorial Mediations over the Alan Kurdi Photographs
Mette Mortensen, Stuart Allan, Chris Peters

Crisis, What Crisis? Three Nordic Photo Departments Fighting Back
Anne Hege Simonsen, Jon Petter Evensen

The Authors (PDF, 104 kB)