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Rishi Sunak Speaking to Leaders & Experts but Ordinary People Forgotten and Excluded

On 18 February 2021, Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, announced in a tweet he is going to be speaking to industry leaders and experts to hear how they’ve reacted to the pandemic starting with Gordon Ramsay who’s launched a new TV show in lockdown. No surprise there, the guy’s a celebrity chef with a string of TV shows already under his belt. In other words, Rishi Sunak is going to be talking to rich people – millionaire to millionaire; those least impacted by the pandemic. What about ordinary people? How have they coped with the pandemic? Excluded UK, report…

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A breakdown of ethics in the fine art of photojournalism; time to see reality

It’s been a tough week for photojournalism with rising star Souvid Datta on the ropes and the industry left reeling from what the British Journal of Photography described as the ‘scandal of the season.’ PetaPixel broke the original story on 03 May, alleging Datta had Photoshopped a character from a Mary Ellen Mark picture into his own work. Social media quickly melted into a frenzy and it wasn’t long before more allegations of plagiarism began to surface, including criticism of the industry. He has since admitted plagiarising the work of other photographers including Daniele Volpe, Hazel Thompson and Raul Irani. But…

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