Search

NYIP offers three distance education multi-media courses for photographers looking to improve their skills while working from home at their own pace.

Tag Cloud
Get Social With Us
test
« Our Favorite 3 Photographs - Speeding Bullet, Royal Hairdo & Cardboard Dignitary | Main | Super Bowl Madness - Favorite NY Giants Football Photos »
Monday
Feb062012

You Make the Call, Acceptable or Over the Line?

Around the web today there were many sports shooters who took exception to a photographer who reached out and touched the Vince Lombardi trophy as it was being presented to the New York Giants.  It happens at 0:56 in this video.  Was this inappropriate for a photojournalist covering the event, or was it an acceptable moment?  You make the call in the comments below.

 

 

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments (24)

Touché Bill !!!
February 9, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterPeter M
Sorry, it seems the video has been removed from YouTube
February 9, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterNYIP
I think there are two issues here. I see nothing "wrong" with touching the trophy. It however is not professional behaviour for a photojournalist.
February 22, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterJohn Wijsman
The opinion is very unique, great idea!
Editor Permission Required
You must have editing permission for this entry in order to post comments.