For photo editors, new pressures to get it right are coming from Internet bloggers who collect and post critical comments from ordinary citizens and also from niche experts who may have intimate knowledge of the local culture, the U.S. military, or the particular news event in question, Elbert said. "We in the mainstream media have always decided what [images] we want to push out, but now people are disagreeing and questioning accuracy," he said. "This is really confounding the mainstream media."Make sure and see John for all the details.
Wednesday, April 12, 2006
John at Argghhh!!! closes the loop on a blogger attack on the NYT we started last Jan with LGF. From National Journal