Photography is a necessary skill for future journalists

As newsrooms are projected to decline in the next eight years and journalists are tasked with 24/7 deadlines, job prospects in the field may seem scarce. With competition as fierce as ever, many students and college graduates are learning new skill sets beyond exemplary reporting and proficiency in AP Style. One of the most important things that journalists should learn how to do in the digital age is simple, but often overlooked: learn how to use a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera.  Continue reading “Photography is a necessary skill for future journalists”