How to take photos like a pro: A new visual dictionary

Reporting with photographs isn’t so different to putting a story together with words, writes photojournalist Guilio Saggin. When I joined ABC News Online as their photo editor in 2007 I was asked to give reporters some advice on how to take photos. I wondered how I would compress 20+ years experi ...

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Reporting on the death of a child — a mother’s perspective

In January of this year, Michelle McLaughlin lost her four-year-old son in an accident. She explains how the reporting of this tragedy in the media intensified the grief she and her family were feeling, and hopes her story can help reduce the trauma and pain of such a situation for others. Our pr ...

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