Category: Photojournalism

‘When the heart gets filtered up through the camera’: Vietnam War photographers on how to cover COVID better – Columbia Journalism Review

On February 29, Washington State health officials announced what they believed to be the first death due to the novel coronavirus in the United States. By March 31, the official national death toll stood at 3,173. It was a larger number, news outlets n

My job was to cover the coronavirus pandemic, until I became part of it – News – Austin American-Statesman – Austin, TX

My first job as a photojournalist was in Florida, where on top of weathering hurricanes, I covered them. When the coronavirus began to get close to the United States, I thought I was ready. I had food, medicine and first-aid kits to get me through. But nothing could have prepared me for the pandemic we’re now experiencing, including my own positive COVID-19 test.