Posts Tagged ‘Russia’

2014 Winter Olympics Op-Ed: Everything You’ve Read About Problems for Photographers at Sochi is True

Posted by on Wednesday February 5, 2014 | Photojournalism

(The following op-ed was written by photographer Jeff Cable who is in Sochi, Russia covering the 2014 Winter Olympics. The story originally appeared on Cable’s blog in a slightly different form. You can follow Cable’s experiences at the Winter Olympics on his Facebook page.) By Jeff Cable You know all those articles that talk about... More

Georgian Photographers Arrested on Suspicion of Espionage

Posted by on Thursday July 7, 2011 | Media, Photojournalism

Police in Georgia arrested four photographers, including the personal photographer of Georgia’s president and a photojournalist with European Pressphoto Agency, during an early morning raid today, according to a statement from the Georgia Interior Ministry. The BBC reports that the ministry has accused the photographers of working against the interests of Georgia by supplying the... More