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Tips for shooting photos in different lighting environments

Photojournalists can find themselves in myriad lighting environments while out on assignment. Auntony Zinyange, a photojournalist based in Zimbabwe, shares his tips.

Mandla Chinula | April 27, 2017
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How to find the right stories for compelling 360° videos

ICFJ Knight Fellow Shaheryar Popalzai outlines the three essential elements of 360° storytelling.

Maria Mora | April 17, 2017

How humor can play a role in photojournalism

What does it mean to add "humor" to photojournalism? The answer may surprise you. We spoke with photojournalist Peter Dench and Dr. Ayelet Kohn about adding humor to your photos.

Mandla Chinula | April 13, 2017

When should photojournalists intervene while reporting breaking news?

Is it ever a photojournalist's responsibility to step in and help their subjects in need? South African photojournalist James Oatway shared his thoughts.

Mandla Chinula | April 06, 2017

Q&A with Ami Vitale: Building relationships as a photojournalist

For photojournalists, developing intimate, trusting relationships can often make a difference in getting the perfect shot. Ami Vitale, a photographer for National Geographic, discusses what's worked for her.

Mandla Chinula | November 28, 2016

How photojournalists can be less intimidating on assignment

For photojournalists working in public areas or high-risk situations, keeping a low profile is especially important. Photographers from AFP, the Associated Press and more share their tips.

Mandla Chinula | November 21, 2016

7 podcasts for photojournalists and visual storytellers

These seven podcasts can give an insider's glimpse into the world of photography and photojournalism.

Mandla Chinula | November 04, 2016

Inside the Drone Journalism Lab’s open source operations manual

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Drone Journalism Lab has released a free, open source operations manual to help newsrooms more easily learn the essentials of drone journalism.

Sam Berkhead | September 26, 2016

How to experiment in a new medium: The rookie mobile journalist

A look at some of the top apps and pieces of hardware that novice mobile journalists can use while honing their craft.

Benjy Wilson | August 16, 2016

Photojournalism tips for following up on protest movements

Chronicling the aftermath of a protest can sometimes be even more harrowing than covering the protest itself. Photojournalists from Agency France-Presse share their best tips for doing so.

Mandla Chinula | August 08, 2016

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