Photo journalism

Ursula Biemann, Sahara Chronicle, 2006-7, video still, discussed by T.J. Demos in The Migrant Image (Duke University Press, 2013)

Is it an artist’s duty to bear witness to suffering? Journalism, documentary and the ethics of reporting

By Lara Pawson
Die Festnahme eines
unbekannten Terrorverdächtigen, Karachi, Pakistan, 11.09.2002 (Courtesy: Zahid Hussein)

What do pictures of a top al-Qaeda terrorist being arrested in Karachi on 11 September 2002 actually show?

By Christina Zück