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New School-Parsons School of Design Photography Focus Lecture audio recordingsPhotojournalism Focus ➔ Photojournalism Focus Lecture with Brian Horton

Physical Audio


Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (producer)
Brian Horton (speaker)
Benedict J. Fernandez (host)

Date

June 8 1983

Description

The recording begins in the middle of the event. In the first of three segments, Brian Horton, the photo enterprise editor at the Associated Press (AP), discusses how AP acquires photographs of events, as well as the resale market. He discusses the AP's responsibility for verifying facts, using Ronald Reagan's assassination attempt as an example. Workshop participants ask questions throughout. In the second segment, Horton discusses how governments attempt to control the representation of their countries in the international press. After a short break, Horton presents a slideshow, discussing the AP's work with the new technologies of electronic photography and electronic darkrooms. In the third segment, Horton demonstrates various techniques for manipulating electronic images.

Inscription

Brian (AP) 6/8/83 Side 1;Brian (AP) ICP Location 6/8/83 Side One [Two]

Related Terms

Parsons Institutional Collections

Location

box pav_9, cassette 1.36 B; 1.37 A

Identifier

PC070202_000042

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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