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Dying at Home by Rob Skeoch

Lou was first diagnosed with cancer in the fall of 2013 and he started an aggressive cycle of chemotherapy before Christmas. No longer able to look after himself, he moved in with family and continued the chemo throughout the spring. But by the beginning of June, his health was deteriorating daily.  Continue reading »




Canada’s First Photojournalist

William James, 1903. (Photo – Unknown but see the very end of this article. Source – City of Toronto Archives)

By the early 1890s, Toronto had seven daily newspapers but no staff photographers. Back then and through the early 1900s, newspapers depended on freelancers, a situation not unlike today.
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A Look Back – Brian Howell 2012

An ongoing series of (unedited) videos from NPAC’s annual Photojournalism Conference.

In 2012, Vancouver-based photographer Brian Howell spoke about his photography and turning personal projects into fine art.

(Video – Ryan Jackson)

 




A Look Back – James Wellford 2012

An ongoing series of (unedited) videos from NPAC’s annual Photojournalism Conference.

In 2012, James Wellford, then a senior photo editor at Newsweek magazine, spoke about his work at the magazine. Wellford is today a photo editor and curator based in New York.

(Video – Ryan Jackson)

 




A Look Back – Cheryl Hnatiuk 2012

An ongoing series of (unedited) videos from NPAC’s annual Photojournalism Conference.

After working as a photojournalist for the Toronto Star and Montreal Gazette, Cheryl Hnatiuk now teaches yoga, works as an occupational therapist in a rehabilitation hospital in Winnipeg and continues in photography. Through study, observation and practice, Cheryl has gained an appreciation for how a balanced and healthy lifestyle can support wellness.

In 2012, Cheryl spoke about health and wellness for photojournalists and how to overcome some of the physical and mental stress that comes with the job. (Video – Ryan Jackson)

 





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