The Pain of Others -Ch 4–Langley Rick

  • Ch 4
  • -Capturing the moment of death
  •       -The face and expression of the victims and their killers
  • -“the opportunity to look at people who know they have been condemned to die”
  • -how does the photographer feel capturing this?
  •       -being so close to death
  •        -capturing death
  • -the censorship of war photographs
  •      -should they be shown?
  •     -too graphic?
  •              -what about the family of the victims if it were published?
  • -only selected photos shown
  •         -military imposed censorship
  • -allowing the camera on the battlefield
  • -Activities that happen in Africa
  •         -seems so far away
  •          -we don’t ever think about what’s happening in Africa because it doesn’t affect us
  •        -photographers capturing villagers dying of AIDs recently
  • -even if photos are censored, the family of the victims will eventually see the photos
  •           -New York Times— published three color images of a Taliban soldier begging for his life
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