Can These Guys Save Newspaper Photojournalism?

Photographer Mike McGregor tipped me off to an interesting story from New York magazine. McGregor shot the lead image (above) showing a group of programmers from the New York Times website. Writer Emily Nussbaum profiles the group, who have invigorated the website with tons of photographic and interactive features. Considering the sad financial state of the Times (and other newspapers), there is a lot riding on the work of people like this--like the future of photojournalism (hell--the future of

Photographer Mike McGregor tipped me off to an interesting story from New York magazine. McGregor shot the lead image (above) showing a group of programmers from the New York Times website. Writer Emily Nussbaum profiles the group, who have invigorated the website with tons of photographic and interactive features. Considering the sad financial state of the Times (and other newspapers), there is a lot riding on the work of people like this--like the future of photojournalism (hell--the future of journalism in general.--David Schonauer