Friday, October 01, 2004

Find PJ-related posts


I admit the blog format is not exactly the best way to read information presented. Consequently, below is a list of previous PJ-related entries. New links are added here as they happen. I hope this makes searching easier for different skill-level readers.

A good starting place is Welcome to PhotoJournalism. Feel free to drop me an e-mail or add a comment to request a topic not addressed below.

Frequently asked questions (term paper stuff)
Photography basics
Equipment
Work flow
Save money
Composition
Writing
Sports
How to...
Portraiture
Lighting
Ethics
Photoshop
Legal
Get a job
Finances
Interviews
Biographies
Obits
General Photojournalism
Contests
Video Journalism
Citizen Journalism
Everything else

Frequently asked questions   (all FAQ)
Welcome to PhotoJournalism 22 Nov. 2005
What's a photojournalist? 1996
High school research paper answers 15 May 2007
Pass the baton 8 Sept. 2008
Quick tips to improve your photography 4 April 2008
Major photography fields 23 June 2006
Best PJ universities and recruits 08 18 Nov. 2008
Best PJ universities and recruits 07 12 Nov. 2007
Best PJ universities 2006 5 Dec. 2006
The best PJ universities 26 June 2006
Answers to tough PJ questions 27 Nov. 2004
College PJs should know this 12 July 2005
Read the Big Picture interview 15 March 2005
Suggested reading and gifts for PJs 18 Dec. 2005
How I started in PJ 24 Oct. 2003
What is a photo librarian? 27 Feb. 2004
I'm the other one 6 Oct. 2003
Consider PJ's future 11 May 2007
Understand newsroom problems 14 Oct. 2008
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Photography basics   (all basics)
The PJ Quiz 1 Jan 2008
Primary educator's intro to PJ 17 Oct. 2006
Common ground starts here 9 July 2004
Basic photography rules are simple 14 July 2004
Primary education photo lesson plan 19 Oct. 2006
What's an ISO? 1 April 2007
Adjust speed for focal length 15 Aug. 2004
What is focus? 17 Nov. 2004
Look down before shooting 26 July 2004
Eliminate camera shake 8 Jan. 2004
You can't see what you shoot 13 Oct. 2003
How light meters work 26 Aug. 2004
Meter the light 27 Aug. 2004
Double check exposures 29 Aug. 2004
What's depth of field 29 Nov. 2004
How to calculate Exposure Values (EV) 16 Aug. 2004
What is Push and Pull 30 Aug. 2004
Use decent filters, not tricks 14 Aug. 2004
What is style? 15 Aug. 2006
Consider commercial photography 28 Aug. 2006
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Equipment   (all equipment)
The PJ Candy Store 6 March 2007
Seasonal shopping solutions 23 Nov. 2007
Graduating PJs need these toys 21 May 2004
Quality is all in the lens 10 Aug. 2004
Cool toys of the job 28 Nov. 2003
What's in the trunk? 5 April 2004
Look cool with lens shades 1 Aug. 2004
How PJs deal with rain 12 Sept. 2004
Feds require roadside vests 30 Oct. 2008
Wear a hat 7 May 2004
Have a crisis "Go" bag 7 Sept. 2008
Cars must be legal at all times 10 Oct. 2003
Clean digital SLR camera sensors 11 Feb. 2006
And you're waiting for what? 27 March 2007
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Work flow   (all work flow)
How photo requests work 24 Feb. 2004
Get flash cards in order 15 Feb. 2005
How the PJ editing process works 9 Nov. 2003
Create a personal digital workflow 15 Jan. 2005
Organize an archive 6 Oct. 2004
Make an archive useful 8 Oct. 2004
Set up a database 17 Jan. 2005
How professional digital work flows 9 Jan. 2005
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Save money   (all save money)
Emulate a Web site with Blogger 27 July 2007
Go garage saleing for bargains 31 March 2007
Work holiday sales 2 Nov. 2008
Save money with 36 exposures 4 Oct. 2004
Save money with a film puller 25 Aug. 2004
A penny saved... 17 Oct. 2007
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Composition   (all composition)
Address basic composition 24 March 2006
Images start with backgrounds 24 June 2007
Full frame PJ 7 March 2006
Have dark corners 13 Nov. 2004
Make clean images 14 June 2007
Make strong skeletal structures 8 Nov. 2004
Use the Golden Ratio 6 March 2006
Where to crop 17 Dec. 2004
To tilt or not 29 Jan. 2005
Let's talk tangents 3 July 2007
Optically center framed images 24 Feb. 2005
Recent discussions applied 4 July 2007
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Writing   (all writing)
How to write a cutline 10 July 2004
PJs should write 30 Sept. 2004
How to write 9 Jan. 2004
People's names are important 23 Sept. 2004
How to tell a story 26 Aug. 2007
If it's not a scream, don't use it 12 April 2004
A title is not entitled 12 April 2004
Use names in police stories 19 Jan. 2005
How to prepare and submit a press release 21 Nov. 2003
My text editing background
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Sports   (last 20 PJ sports)
Get the safe shots 10 Aug. 2004
How to handle "Media Day" 5 Aug. 2004
Shoot sportraits 20 March 2005
How to shoot football - Part I 17 Aug. 2004
How to shoot football - Part II 18 Aug. 2004
How to shoot volleyball 11 Aug. 2004
How to shoot basketball 06 Nov. 2004
How to shoot soccer (futball) 2 Aug. 2005
How to shoot baseball and softball 10 April 2006
How to shoot fast-track auto races - Part I 19 Oct. 2004
How to shoot fast-track auto races - Part II 26 Oct. 2004
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How to...   (all how-to)
Plan for weather changes 11 Dec. 2005
Hunt wildlife with a camera 1 Aug. 2006
Cover elections 13 March 2006
There's more than fireworks on the 4th 1 July 2004
First two songs, no flash 15 June 2004
Restaurant review photographs 29 Oct. 2003
Cover hurricanes 20 Oct. 2005
PJs are problem solvers 16 Feb. 2006
Visual problem supplies 21 Feb. 2006
Visual problem solutions 27 Feb. 2006
Include monitors in the frame 1 Jan. 2005
How to shoot holiday lights 19 Dec. 2007.
Embed SoundSlides onto blogs 10 July 2007.
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Lighting   (all lighting)
Use the dynamic range 12 Oct. 2004
Understand basic flash exposure 28 Nov. 2005
Eliminate red eye 19 Dec. 2004
Soften artificial light 18 Nov. 2004
Turn down the light 18 Dec. 2004
Balance the light 28 Dec. 2004
Behold "The Beast" 19 March 2005
Sometimes it's too fast 28 Feb. 2005
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Ethics   (all ethics)
NPPA modernizes its Code of Ethics 18 July 2004
NPPA "Best Practices" 8 Feb. 2005
Develop a personal code of freebie ethics 8 Sept. 2006
Image manipulation is a global problem 21 June 2009.
PJ ethics during convergence 18 June 2008
The difference between news and posed photos 2 Nov. 2003
PJs are humble 29 March 2004
Tolerance is required 4 March 2004
Repercussions of a PJ's actions 13 Nov. 2003
Dit Manip - Don't do it 23 July 2004
NYT admits errors 26 May 2004
Mirror editor is fired 14 May 2004
The year of the liars 19 March 2004
Detrich damages Blade's rep 20 April 2007
Spiderman and PJ ethics 7 May 2007
NFL wants PJs as unpaid billboards 21 July 2007
No words suffice 9 Oct. 2008
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Photoshop   (all Photoshop)
Photoshop hints can save some screams 13 June 2004
Photoshop CS2 & CS3 tips 4 Aug. 2008
Photoshop Shape tool tips 27 Dec. 2005
Add text to images 28 July 2004
Make a digital illustration 15 May 2005
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Legal   (all legal)
"Know Your Rights" (ACLU) 02 Oct. 2011
Know your rights 14 Feb. 2005
U.S. v. U.K. libel laws 10 Oct. 2008
Don't sign access contracts 8 April 2006
Get model releases 12 April 2007
Don't get Orphan Works apathy 19 Sept. 2008
Basic VJ copyright 15 March 2008
Media boycotts Australian cricket 7 Nov. 2007
"Orphan Works" action needed 16 March 2006
Sign the Orphan Works petition 21 Nov. 2006
When can a newspaper be closed? 8 April 2004
Editorial is editorial only 10 April 2004
Reasons for distrust 7 Dec. 2006
Avoid anything Nygard 9 Dec. 2006
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Get a job   (all get a job)
Getting started in PJ 21 Jan. 2004
How to get a PJ job 24 May 2004
How to make portfolios 19 Sept. 2004
Get business cards 1 Feb. 2005
Where to find PJ jobs 10 May 2005
Create a job hunt database 16 Aug. 2005
Research Newspaper Circs 12 May 2005
Make a resume 21 Aug. 2005
Make a cover letter 22 Aug. 2005
Complete the application package 23 Aug. 2005
Get stringer gigs 17 Aug. 2005
Negotiate a good staff deal - Fixed costs 18 Sept. 2005
Negotiate a good staff deal - Variable costs 20 Sept. 2005
Transition from staff to freelance 3 Dec. 2008
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Finances   (all finances)
Use Assignment Confirmation forms 2 Dec. 2007
How to make invoices 29 Oct. 2006
What’s PJ worth? 15 Sept. 2004
PJ is a write off 16 Oct. 2007
Consider a PJ's minimum price 8 March 2005
Apply the minimum fee 9 March 2005
Consider the Cadillac theory 25 Feb. 2005
Understand billing schedules 2 March 2005
Budget for three months 16 April 2006
A penny saved... 17 Oct. 2007
Manage your money 17 April 2006
PJ accounting tips 19 Feb. 2005
Documents to give CPAs 20 Feb. 2005
A PJ geek's income 16 Oct. 2007
Collect the invoice payment 18 Nov. 2006
Get insured 26 June 2008
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Interviews   (all interviews)
Tim Hussin interview - Part C - 24 Dec. 2008
Tim Hussin interview - Part B - 23 Dec. 2008
Tim Hussin interview - Part A - 22 Dec. 2008
Michael Rubenstein interview - Part B - 12 Dec. 2007
Michael Rubenstein interview - Part A - 11 Dec. 2007
Travis Dove interview - Part C - 24 Nov. 2007
Travis Dove interview - Part B - 23 Nov. 2007
Travis Dove interview - Part A - 22 Nov. 2007
Ken Burns interview 19 Oct. 2007
Wyman Meinzer interview 19 April 2007
Matt Eich interview - Part B 13 Dec. 2006
Matt Eich interview - Part A 12 Dec. 2006
Denis Delestrac interview 26 Sept. 2006
Jeremy Lock interview 20 Aug. 2006
Casey Templeton interview - Part B 11 July 2006
Casey Templeton interview - Part A 10 July 2006
Todd Heisler interview - Part C 24 May 2006
Todd Heisler interview - Part B 23 May 2006
Todd Heisler interview - Part A 22 May 2006
Michael Ainsworth interview - Part B 3 May 2006
Michael Ainsworth interview - Part A 2 May 2006
Fayrouz interviews David Leeson 13 Feb. 2006
Rick Gershon interview - Part B 6 Feb. 2005
Rick Gershon interview - Part A 5 Feb. 2005
David Leeson interview - Part B 28 Jan. 2005
David Leeson interview - Part A 27 Jan. 2005
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Biographies   (all biographies)
Tim Hussin - 2008 CPOY winner 19 Nov. 2008
Michael Rubenstein 4 Dec. 2007
Travis Dove - 2007 CPOY winner 14 Nov. 2007.
Ken Burns - documentary filmmaker 19 Oct. 2007
Wyman Meinzer - State Photographer of Texas 18 April 2007
Matt Eich 2006 CPOY winner 6 Dec. 2006
Denis Delestrac IMAX director 10 Sept. 2006
Jeremy Lock 2005 Military Photographer of the Year 9 July 2006
Casey Templeton 2005 CPOY winner 25 June 2006
Todd Heisler 2006 Pulitzer Prize winner 21 May 2006
Michael Ainsworth 2006 Pulitzer Prize winner 1 May 2006
Rick Gershon: 2004 CPOY winner 3 Feb. 2005
David Leeson 2004 Pulitzer Prize winner 26 Jan. 2005
Mark M. Hancock 1 Dec. 2007
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Obits   (all obits)
Gordon Parks (1912 - 2006) 7 March 2006
Richard Avedon (1923 – 2004) 2 Oct. 2004
Eddie Adams (1933 – 2004) 20 Sept. 2004
Henri Cartier-Bresson dies 5 Aug. 2004
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General Photojournalism   (last 20 General PJ)
PJs require a background check 25 March 2004
Press pass misconceptions 16 Nov. 2003
Apply General Orders to PJ work 10 June 2007
PJ motivation 29 May 2008
PJs have a "life wish" 15 April 2008
Dead PJs don't make deadline 3 May 2008
Survive dangerous situations 15 May 2008
Have a crisis "Go" bag 7 Sept. 2008
Press journalists are not talking heads 11 Nov. 2003
No sick days for PJs 20 Oct. 2003
PJs must deliver 22 June 2004
Daily newspaper deadlines are hourly 1 June 2004
100 frames are required per assignment 10 June 2004
Images have power 13 May 2004
Have one in the bag 23 Aug. 2004
Find a new word 1 March 2004
PJs are initial responders 18 May 2004
Give and get a critique 7 Sept. 2004
Dissect imageless stories 8 Aug. 2005
Keep your focus 20 July 2004
Take pictures of signs and rosters 14 April 2004
Photograph the notes 10 July 2004
PJ time relativity 24 Oct. 2003
Make lemonade 25 May 2006
Art is frustrating 26 Dec. 2005
Riding the rocket is an uncomfortable rush 6 July 2004
Shooting for file 30 Oct. 2003
Invite PJs to your next party 28 March 2004
What sells newspapers 2 Jan. 2004
"You just missed it" 17 Nov. 2003
PJ is an unpredictable profession 7 Nov. 2003
PJ risks are too strange to explain 31 Oct. 2003
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Portraiture   (all portraiture)
Work with the subject 14 July 2004
Gain trust for portraits 19 Nov. 2004
Turn one portrait into two 9 June 2005
Environmental portrait pop quiz 14 Jan. 2005*
Shoot sportraits 20 May 2005
Model preparation tips (on NewsEagles)
Present portrait options 9 Oct. 2006
More layout options 26 Oct. 2006
Shoot for magazine layout 11 Nov. 2006
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Contests   (all contests)
PJ contest calendar 19 Dec. 2006
NPPA clip contest goes dit 27 Jan. 2008.
Enter NPPA monthly clip contests 23 May 2007
How (some) NPPA clip contests are judged 5 Feb. 2007
How to submit NPPA clips 29 May 2007
It's contest season 27 Jan. 2004
Photo puppies 16 Feb. 2004
WHNPA enforces contest rules 12 Feb. 2005
Just to ruin the holidays 21 Dec. 2004
The year of the liars 19 March 2004
Online petition seeks BOP and POYi reunification 7 April 2004
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VideoJournalism (VJ)   (last 20 of VideoJournalism)
Choose the right video editing software 30 Oct. 2007
The video ship is sailing 5 May 2007
Basic VJ copyright 15 March 2008
David Leeson interview 27 Jan. 2005
Embed SoundSlides onto blogs 10 July 2007.

Citizen Journalism (CJ)   (last 20 of Citizen Journalism )
What's "replacing" PJs? 12 Feb. 2007
CJ likes TV too 20 Feb. 2007
Surface computing could change newsrooms 30 July 2007
E-Newspapers may become reality in 2009 16 Oct. 2008


Everything else   (last 20 of everything else)
Present portrait options 9 Oct. 2006
More layout options 26 Oct. 2006
Shoot for magazine layout 11 Nov. 2006
How PJ affects the brain 30 Nov. 2006
Understand PPI, DPI and LPI 12 Feb. 2010
Submit photos for publication 9 July 2011
Recognize photo clumps 17 Dec. 2006
Categorize multiple photo groups 13 June 2008.
Neighbors in Need project 7 Sept. 2007
Future news could look like this 13 July 2004
Surface computing could change newsrooms 30 July 2007
Tornado season is coming 5 March 2005
Tornados are a rush 2 June 2004
Paintball is good training for combat PJs 17 May 2004
PJs shoot weddings differently 9 Aug. 2004
Wedding PJs beware 20 Sept. 2004
Select the right clothes 24 July 2004
Be careful with cell numbers 24 July 2008.
PJ use on Web questioned 5 July 2004
Most clocks have happy hands 13 Aug. 2004
How to order prints 4 Aug. 2004
How to order Beaumont Enterprise images 21 April 2005
Stop using AOL 14 March 2005
Exceptional people need clarification 25 June 2004
Avoid ghastly assignments 23 June 2004
We got an intern 16 June 2004
Don’t scratch! 8 June 2004
I got the lightning horses 3 June 2004
I want WiMax (or something like it) 9 May 2004
Some days don't work out 26 April 2004
Before you go, go 1 April 2004
CJR offers forces threatening PJ's 30 March 2004
Fat-o-journalists 19 March 2004
Good news for young PJs 7 Jan. 2004
Vacation with confidence 07 Oct. 2003
Look through life's viewfinder 16 Oct. 2006
Do we run pretty pictures? 6 Oct. 2007
Eschew negativity 25 Oct. 2003
The pony parable 22 April 2007
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Enough for now,
 

1 comment:

Fayrouz said...

Happy brithday Photojournalism