Posts Tagged ‘Boston Marathon bombing’

Boston Bombings Focus Attention on Caucasus, And Photo Projects on the Region

Posted by on Monday April 22, 2013 | Photojournalism, Photos In The News

As investigations into the alleged Boston Marathon bombers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev focus on their connection to Chechnya and to the region of Dagestan, where Tamerlan spent time in January 2012, we’re once again looking at photographic studies of the North Caucusus. This volatile and troubled region may be little known to many Americans, but... More

Man Infringes Copyright to Profit from Boston Bombing

Posted by on Thursday April 18, 2013 | Copyright/Legal, Photojournalism

Intent on making a quick buck from the Boston Marathon bombing, a self-publisher allegedly offered an e-book full of stolen news photos for sale on, titled “The Boston Bombings First Photos.” The NPPA reported yesterday that the book, published by a man identified as Steve Goldstein, included more than 60 images used without permission... More