Los Angeles, California
By Jill Kitchener
If a guy wanted to take me to a gun club for a date, I don’t know how I’d react. Growing up near Toronto, Canada, guns have never played a role in my life – most certainly not my dating life. Shooting guns as a recreational activity has never caught on in my social circle.
Yet I found myself at the Los Angeles Gun Club with photographer Lucy Nicholson while on vacation.
Reuters photo editors Peter Jones and Sam Mircovich explain the process of transmitting hundreds of images from Hollywood’s premier event – the 84th Academy Awards. Photos created by Mike Blake in the Oscar photo room are quickly sent from camera to editor, reaching clients around the world.
Click here for a look at photographers covering all angles of the red carpet.
Tuxedo-clad photographers and editors come together for Hollywood’s most anticipated night – the 84th Academy Awards. Mario Anzuoni, Lucas Jackson and Lucy Nicholson take spots on the congested red carpet to capture the styles of the stars, looking for glamour, intimacy and surprising moments.
In this multimedia piece, Lucas turns the camera toward the photographers themselves.
NEW YORK (Reuters.com) – Following his 200-guest wedding in Tuscany and two-week honeymoon to Egypt, Tejpaul Bhatia’s inbox was bombarded with photo attachments and links to pictures from his special day. Frustration mounted as he faced the onerous task of organizing all of these images.
Bhatia, who was working on a video search engine at the time, approached his engineering team with the idea of being able to get every picture into one place within 30 seconds or less. “The CTO and I knew right then we had something extremely powerful,” says Bhatia.