Posts Tagged ‘Firehose’

Does The NY Times’ Sochi Photo “Firehose” Do Photogs a Disservice?

Posted by on Wednesday February 12, 2014 | Media, Photojournalism

Today The New York Times launched a live stream of images from Sochi, which they’re dubbing a “Firehose.” It funnels images by Times photographers and from the paper’s wire service feeds, and evidently there will be roughly 14,000 images per day coming through the, ahem, hose. The images are running without captions. And while there... More