Look at their journalism work.
Read about their credentials. A “photojournalist” is a news photographer. They have worked for media outlets like newspapers, magazines and websites, covering assignments such as presidential elections and earthquakes in Haiti.
For example, here is a New York Times story about Hurricane Frances... I drowned a camera taking this picture. But that’s another story!
1. LOOK AT THEIR JOURNALISM WORK.
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