Video & Multimedia

Duterte’s War on Drugs Through a Local Photographer’s Eyes

“When a President Says ‘I’ll Kill You’” is a Times documentary on the deadly crusade led by President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines that he has called “a war on drugs.” The film features Raffy Lerma, a photojournalist for The Philippine Daily Inquirer who has tirelessly worked to tell the story of the the killings. Andrew Glazer, a senior video producer for The Times, recounts some of his experiences making the documentary.

Meeting ‘the Other’ Face to Face

But when I stand, I quickly find myself in a featureless all-white room, a kind of Platonic vestibule. On the walls at either end are striking poster-size black-and-white portraits taken by the noted Belgian-Tunisian photographer Karim Ben Khelifa, one showing a young Israeli soldier and another a Palestinian fighter about the same age, whose face is almost completely hidden by a black hood.

Artist Took a Selfie Every Hour for an Entire Year

In 1980 Teching Hsieh, who is known for his long-term performances and immersive projects, took a self-portrait every hour on the hour for an entire year. This short film by Versus captures the essence of Hsieh’s One Year Performance 1980–1981 (Time Clock Piece).

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What the New York Times did ( and continues to do) is use Facebook Live to show all the images from the Olympics as they are coming in from Reuters, Getty, AP, EPA and AFP. One after the other, with no captions and just credits. And since wire services move very fast, those pictures are just a few minutes old

Strategies for Sensitive Visual Storytelling Panel

This special panel moderated by ViewFind’s Lead Photo Editor Andrea Wise explores some of the delicate issues that arise when making bodies of work on sensitive topics. The panel consists of NYC-based ViewFind contributors including Dorie Hagler, Michael Santiago, Jonah Markowitz, and Radcliffe (Ruddy) Roy.

Thomas Peschak Uses Photojournalism to Help Save Our Oceans

Originally trained as a marine biologist, Thomas Peschak transitioned from the field in 2004 in order to pursue a discipline he felt was even more effective in ocean conservation efforts: photojournalism. Peschak is now a photographer for National Geographic Magazine and the Director of Conservation for the Save our Seas Foundation. He has been named as one of the 40 most influential nature photographers in the world.

News Bloopers February 2016

Funny videos – Donald Trump and Ben Carson Hilariously Blows GOP Republican Debate Entrance, NFL Denver Broncos fan spends $21,000 on Super Bowl tickets, Criminal looks just like BBC news reporter, Nascar reporter snubs John Cena, and a Yanet Garcia laughing fit – make up this month’s ultimate best news blooper compilation.