By Mike Waring 24 November 7:30
Mike Charity, one of the West Country’s best known freelance photo-journalists and TV news cameramen has died at the age of 79.
By Dominic Ponsford 24 November 7:15
David Steen,considered one of the great Fleet Street photographers of his time, has died aged 79.
By William Turvill 18 November 10:54
The NUJ said the publisher is planning to make four features jobs and seven photographer positions redundant.
By Dominic Ponsford 16 November 11:31
A major UK picture agency has addressed the issue of late-payment for freelances by pledging to pay all its contributors within seven days for first-use exclusive content.
'Dark days' for regional press photography as jobs are cut on Express and Star and Scottish weekliesBy Dominic Ponsford 11 November 16:46
More job cuts have been revealed in the regional press today with five photographers going in Wolverhampton and Newsquest cutting yet more jobs.Newsquest cutting yet more jobs.
By Dominic Ponsford 04 September 13:45
The news agency photographer who pictured drowned Syrian child Aylan Kurdi has spoken of her wish to capture the "scream" of the three-year-old’s "silent body".
Newsquest continues national cull of photographers with nine jobs at risk on northern England titlesBy Dominic Ponsford 03 September 16:44
Nine more jobs are set go in the latest stage of an apparent nationwide cull of photographers by regional newspaper group Newsquest.
By William Turvill 01 September 14:59
The move comes after Edwards was cleared of wrongdoing earlier this year following his arrest under the Metropolitan Police's Operation Elveden.
By Dominic Ponsford 25 August 12:55
UK press photographers are largely spurning a bid by the Notting Hill Carnival to charge them £100 to cover this year’s event.
By Conori Bell-Bhuiyan 20 August 12:08
Ken Wharfe, former Scotland Yard protection officer to Princess Diana, has told BBC Radio 4’s Media Show that he believes a Kensington Palace letter condemning paparazzi tactics was an “over the top approach”, and blamed the warning on police not communicating with photographers.
By Dominic Ponsford 19 August 12:21
Journalists wishing to cover the Notting Hill Carnival are being asked by organisers to pay an accreditation fee of £100 and to share their articles, photographs and video with them.
By PA Mediapoint 14 August 12:48
Kensington Palace has accused paparazzi photographers of harassing Prince George and Princess Charlotte, accusing them of going to "extreme lengths" to get pictures and urging the media not to use the images. (Reuters picture above shows family)
Photographer Nick Stern removes permission for Sun to use archive in protest at treatment of Anthony FranceBy Dominic Ponsford 20 July 11:27
Freelance photographer Nick Stern has withdrawn permission for The Sun to use his images as a protest against the treatment of reporter Anthony France.
By Dominic Ponsford 16 July 9:09
The US singer has been accused of double standards after she persuaded Apple to back down on plans to stream pop music for free.
Photographers face sack at Newsquest's Wiltshire titles - reporters told to take pictures on their phonesBy Dominic Ponsford 03 June 16:48
Six photography staff are being made redundant on Newsquest newspapers in Wiltshire and are to be replaced with reporters using smartphones.
Photographers condemn rules barring pictures from back of Downing Street as 'new low' in 'stage managed' electionBy William Turvill 27 April 10:43
Rules preventing pictures being at the back of Downing Street have been described by photographers as a "new low" in an election campaign of "attempted stage management and control of the media".
'The Prince of Wales calls me Arthur and I call him sir': Royal photographer reflects on 40-year Sun careerBy William Turvill 21 April 12:36
Long-serving Sun photographer Arthur Edwards is known by the Queen as Mr Edwards, Prince Charles as Arthur, and is shown great “respect” by Princes William and Harry.
By Matthew Gilley 10 April 14:20
The picture editor of The Mail on Sunday has left after 16 years in the job amid reported budget cuts.
UK Picture Editors' Guild backs campaign against use of 'head clutcher' pictures for mental health storiesBy Danny Buckland 31 March 12:53
Danny Buckland is a freelance journalist who has worked for the Daily Mail, Sun and Daily Mirror. He writes regularly about mental health issues and general health across national titles and websites and has become increasingly concerned about the use of ‘head clutcher’ images in print, on TV and on the web. He is part of a campaigning group that includes mental health charities, service users and other journalists who want to find a better way to illustrate stories about mental health. Here, he gives an update on the progress of the campaign:
By William Turvill 31 March 11:37
Freelance Mark Patterson has told how he complained to the force’s Professional Standards Directorate after an officer told him to stop taking photographs of a road traffic accident with his phone.