And this: How the Internet Killed Photojournalism.
Originally Posted by Mainecoonmaniac
"Glut of imagery + short attention span = the demise of an industry. Laying off the entire Sun-Times staff probably isnít necessary, but itís convenient. Now you have 20 starving photographers who are desperate for freelance work earning a low day rate with no benefits.
"Blaming the situation solely on the increased demand for video content is a ruse by management to wipe the slate clean. The truth is that they are reacting to the harsh realities of the journalism business nowadays, where profits trump newsmaking."