Did you see my cell phone video on YouTube and the news tonight?

Dan Gilmore highlights the increasingly rapid transition from the age professional journalism to the the age of citizen journalism in an account of the decline of the professional photo-journalist. Below are some excerpts from his take on the transition.

In a world of ubiquitous media tools, which is almost here, someone will be on the spot every time.

And there will be business models and methods to support their work.

There are far more newsworthy situations than pro picture takers. In the past, most of those situations never were captured. Not any longer.

Read his post here.


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