Tag: Robert Stolarik

  • The Police, the Press and Protests: Did Everyone Get the Memo?

    Link: As you can see about three minutes into this video, one of New York’s finest either did not get the memo or failed to internalize its contents. While Robert Stolarik, on assignment for The New York Times, works to take photographs of other officers attempting to clear protesters from the World Financial Center’s Winter…

  • When Photographs Become Evidence – The New York Times

    When Photographs Become Evidence The decision to drop charges against Robert Stolarik for interfering with an arrest he had been photographing in the Bronx in 2012 and instead to prosecute an arresting officer came after prosecutors scrutinized the physical evidence: Mr. Stolarik’s digital images.

  • Convention Storybook

    Convention Storybook

    Convention Storybook Link: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/09/17/us/politics/convention-storybook.html#/?slide=index The New York Times has assembled a “Convention Storybook,” an online archive of the conventions. It is a look inside the two parties as they sought to articulate their platforms and positions as clearly as possible, without interference. The “Convention Storybook” presents photographs by Stephen Crowley, Josh Haner, Todd Heisler, Doug…

  • Robert Stolarik, Times Photographer, Is Arrested While On Assignment in the Bronx

    Link: Robert Stolarik, Times Photographer, Is Arrested While On Assignment in the Bronx – NYTimes.com Mr. Stolarik was taking photographs of the arrest of a teenage girl about 10:30 p.m., when a police officer instructed him to stop doing so. Mr. Stolarik said he identified himself as a journalist for The Times and continued taking…