Everyone’s a photojournalist now

Photojournalists suffer most in newspaper layoffs

A study released by the Pew Research Center shows that photographers and videographers have been hit the hardest from the layoffs in the news industry over the last decade.

This trend is indicative of the drastic changes technology has had on the news industry. It’s easier for a reporter on site to snap a few quick photos with their iPhone than to drag a photog with them to cover a story.

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