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July 5, 2015

On that NYT Campaign Selfie Story

On that NYT Campaign Selfie Story
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By Michael Shaw What a twist of fate that the phenomenon of mobile photography would force presidential candidates -- on-the-spot, and over-and-over-again -- to have to actually cater to the will of the people.

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July 2, 2015

July 4th Special: Pick Your Flag

July 4th Special: Pick Your Flag
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By Michael Shaw Scanning the newswire heading into the July 4th weekend, I came upon two photos speaking to today's flag politics, not to mention a serious fissure in "one nation under God."

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July 2, 2015

The Horror

The Horror
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By Michael Shaw Does this Reuters shot (from Jeb's campaign kickoff) look like a Hitchcock still?

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July 2, 2015

Migrant Optics: The Sweater

Migrant Optics: The Sweater
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By Michael Shaw Intimate or invasive?

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July 1, 2015

Why it’s Fair Game for Getty to Tweak Christie as Gay (and for AP to Depict Ted Cruz with a Gun to his Head)

Why it’s Fair Game for Getty to Tweak Christie as Gay (and for AP to Depict Ted Cruz with a Gun to his Head)
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By Michael Shaw It's important to emphasize that the creation of news photos and editorial decisions about what to put on the wire do not take place a vacuum.

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