Narrative versus Story

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I bought a copy of Lewis Bush’s Metropole at Paris Photo, intrigued by his use of semi-abstracted or manipulated images to tell the story of urban development. The book also uses both black and white and colour images. Lewis Bush. 2018. Metropole Sumner. Yesterday, Bush wrote an article on narrative versus story, where he suggests that photographers too easily confuse …

Todd Heisler – Final Salute

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I was reading Hariman and Lucaites The Public Image, and came across a picture by Todd Heisler, in the header. Heisler won the 2006 Pulitzer Prizes for feature photography for his series Final Salute. It is a personal and emotional narrative about U.S. Marines whose job it is to break the bad news of a soldier’s death to their families. They …