You could be forgiven for thinking that Newspapers and Photographers are, if not divorced, at least going through a trial separation. Reports keep cropping up of newspapers laying off their staff photographers or at least outsourcing their positions.
However one French newspaper has taken a stand in favour of Photographers. Declaring that “Libération vows an eternal gratitude to photography, whether produced by photojournalists, fashion photographers, portraitists, or conceptual artists…..”
To coincide with the opening of Paris Photo the newspaper has published an edition with empty white space where all the photographs should have been….