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Truth Needs No Ally: Inside Photojournalism 
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369 pages 
University of Missouri Press (Txt) 
Published 1994 
From Library Journal 
Chapnick offers a substantial overview of photojournalism, including its history, professional responsibilities, and standards of conduct as well as examples of great photographic essays. He also discusses women and minorities in photojournalism, provides information on workshops, awards, and grants available in the field, and offers an abundance of cogent advice to those entering the field. As his title suggests, Chapnick argues for maintaining the highest ethical standards in this critical profession. At a time when we are flooded with the artificial glitz of advertising photography, it is refreshing to find a book that champions the strength of the photograph as document and as agent for positive social change. Essential for all academic libraries, especially those supporting journalism programs; public libraries wishing to provide good, in-depth information about photojournalism will also want to consider this book. 
Raymond Bial, Parkland Coll. Lib., Champaign, Ill. 
Copyright 1994 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.  
From Book News, Inc. 
Chapnick, a 50 year veteran of photojournalism and one of the giants of the field, offers an engaging historical, aesthetic, and pragmatic account of documentary photography, laced with anecdotes and including a 48-page glossy insert with dozens of awesome photographs, many in color. Paper edition (unseen), $24.95. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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