The Still/Video Convergence as Soft-Sell Documentaries

Shooting a documentary in Oakland, California 2011

Let’s face it, traditional editorial photographic work as it was previously known a decade or more ago is dead, yet the new form of editorial content creation is alive – and growing.

This new form is the hybrid mix of stills and/or video combined with audio to tell stories in new and more dynamic ways.

The reality is, the pure photojournalistic style of editorial work is sparse – and the pay rates just aren’t there any longer for the most part.

For those wishing otherwise – including myself, it’s time to get over it and move forward or get out of the way. Continue reading “The Still/Video Convergence as Soft-Sell Documentaries”