Tv news photographer as equipment: A response

Journal of Mass Media Ethics 2 (2):18 – 20 (1987)
In response to the preceding research report by Professor Steele, television news director Jeffrey Marks suggests that TV news photographers operate in a world not entirely of their own making. They are often treated as pieces of equipment whose insights and judgments are not taken into consideration when newscasts are produced. Seeing the world through a two?inch black and white viewfinder causes some distorted perceptions of reality and a certain detachment from ethical decision making. The author, chairman of the Radio?Television News Directors Association's ethics commutee, offers some suggestions for correcting the ethical morass
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