Notes08 - Honors 208W Fall 2011 Photography and Ethics...

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Unformatted text preview: Honors 208W Fall 2011 Photography and Ethics Flag-draped coffins- Tami Silicio, April 7, 2004 Photos by Jill Greenberg Notes © 2005-2011 : Evan Golub ([email protected]) egal -vs- Ethical What is the difference between something that is illegal and something that is unethical? The question of ethics can arise when taking a photograph, editing it, or publishing it. Patrick Schneider (I) After firing him, the Charlotte Observer released the following statement: “Photographer Patrick Schneider’s photo depicted a Charlotte firefighter on a ladder, silhouetted by the light of the early morning sun. In the original photo, the sky in the photo was brownish-gray. Enhanced with photo-editing software, the sky became a deep red and the sun took on a more distinct halo. The Observer’s photo policy states: No colors will be altered from the original scene photographed.” Schneider’s claim was that he was just fixing a poorly exposed photograph....
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course HONR 208W taught by Professor Golub during the Fall '11 term at Maryland.

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Notes08 - Honors 208W Fall 2011 Photography and Ethics...

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