Photography

By John Reynolds 25 April 9:12
Showbiz news agency WENN is launching a photo agency called Cover Images which will provide images across news, sport and other areas complementing WENN’s expertise in entertainment.
By John Keenan 21 April 8:19
Former Daily Mirror head of pictures Ian Down has joined a new picture agency which has launched in London with a ten-strong team.
By Bob Barclay 13 April 14:37
It's 5am and Britain's longest serving picture editor is racing through the empty London streets.
By John Reynolds 12 April 16:56
A photo agency owner claims that Fleet Street newspapers have tried to “rip off” thousands of pounds worth of images from him.
By Dominic Ponsford 16 March 10:28
A picture agency boss has claimed that the Independent Press Standards Organisation is being “use as a tool by celebrities” to scare publications off using legitimate photographs.
By Dominic Ponsford 02 March 17:24
Founder of US showbiz news and pictures agency Splash Kevin Smith is launching a new global photographic agency.
By Dominic Ponsford 02 March 16:57
One of the founders of global news agency Splash News, Gary Morgan, has joined Newsflare as a "senior advisor".
By Dominic Ponsford 18 February 11:58
A black and white picture taken at night of refugees passing a baby under a razorwire fence on the Serbia/Hungary border has been named World Press Photo of the Year.
By Dominic Ponsford 08 February 15:31
Dozens of photographers look set to lose their jobs as titles in the Local World group shift towards relying on reader photos and reporters taking pictures on their phones.
By Dominic Ponsford 27 January 9:51
Splash News and Pictures news director David Leigh is the latest in a number of senior staff to leave the agency.
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.
By 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".
By 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.

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