Posts Tagged ‘camera theft’

Photojournalists Stripped of Gear at Gunpoint in Oakland

Posted by on Thursday March 7, 2013 | Photojournalism

The New York Times reports an alarming trend in Oakland, California: the theft at gunpoint of expensive camera gear from photojournalists as they cover stories. “In less than a year, every major television news station in the Bay Area has been a victim, some more than once. One experienced newspaper photographer has lost five cameras,”... More