PS Blog: The Perils of “Creative Documentary Photography”.

Eyebrows were raised in the photojournalism community yesterday when World Press Photo  – an industry stalwart – announced the creation of a new contest that would “not have rules limiting how images are produced.” The contest would allow staged and manipulated images – dubbed “creative documentary photography” – in support of contemporary storytelling.

People already have enough trouble telling faux from reality. Tourists are coming to Santa Fe and complaining that the place doesn't look like it does in HDR photographs. "It's so BROWN."