PLACE OF DIGITAL CAMERA ON THE PRACTICE OF MODERN PHOTOJOURNALISM

The research examined the role of digital camera on the practice of modern photojournalism using the Punch Newspaper and Tell Magazine as a case study. However, it is obvious that photographs play a very prominent role in magazine, newspaper and the world of print in general as it helps to draw the attention to the readers. The study  was anchored on Source Credibility Theory. Survey research method was used to elicit response from photojournalists with the use of questionnaire as data collection instrument. The data were analysis with frequency and percentage. It was recommended that photojournalism should be taught separately …READ MORE …

ROLE OF DIGITAL CAMERA ON THE PRACTICE OF MODERN PHOTOJOURNALISM

The research examined the role of digital camera on the practice of modern photojournalism using the Punch Newspaper and Tell Magazine as a case study. However, it is obvious that photographs play a very prominent role in magazine, newspaper and the world of print in general as it helps to draw the attention to the readers. However, the development of digital camera in this century has improved and enhanced the job performance of photojournalists which has translated to the quality newspapers and magazine locally and globally. Also, the most obvious difference between digital and film camera is the ongoing cost …READ MORE …