NY Times photographers revolt!

New York Times freelance photojournalists are fighting against a new rights-grabbing work-for-hire contract, and encouraging other photographers not to sign up. The contract, issued in mid-May, relates to the production of drone footage and specifies that New York Times ‘will … Continue reading

Aussie photojournalist escapes death

An Iraqi military helicopter carrying aid to Yazidi refugees in the Sinjar mountains crashed on Tuesday, killing the pilot and injuring those on board, including a New York Times journalist and an Australian photographer on assignment for the paper. ‘If … Continue reading