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The Haiti earthquake, two years on: one brighter picture

It’s hard to believe that two years have already passed since the devastating earthquake which struck Haiti on 12 January 2010. There’s been a lot of media coverage of this ‘anniversary’ over the last couple of days, largely focussed on … Continue reading

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24 posts later: a year of blogging on Developing Pictures

I just noticed that it’s almost exactly a year ago that I first set up Developing Pictures and posted to this blog. So, to mark this momentous anniversary, I thought I’d just share a list of the 24 posts that … Continue reading

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From Hokusai to horror: an evening with Chris Steele-Perkins

The award-winning Magnum photographer Chris Steele-Perkins yesterday gave a talk about his life as a photojournalist at the Kings Place in London, in support of Photovoice – a brilliant charity which works with disadvantaged people and communities, using photography to … Continue reading

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A serious game? Inside the Haiti Earthquake

As an unexpected follow-up to my post from yesterday, on multimedia reporting of the one-year-on point from the Haiti earthquake, I’ve spent this evening exploring an extraordinary multimedia interactive, Inside the Haiti Earthquake, which I came across via a colleague and the … Continue reading

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Haiti, one year on – in pictures, around the web

In my previous post I talked about how numerous photographers and organisations have attempted to document some of the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake – which happened almost exactly a year ago today – increasingly using multimedia storytelling techniques. But … Continue reading

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#08: From Haiti to Pakistan

OK, so I’m a few days late with the whole ‘look back at 2010/look forward to 2011’ blog-post thing. But for my first post of the new year, I can’t help but write some more about the two big natural … Continue reading

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