This ethics column ran in the News Photographer Magazine dedicated to the issues surrounding freelancing.
By John Long, Ethics Chairman, NPPA
We have become more and more a profession of freelancers.
Much of this issue of News Photographer is dedicated to the topic of freelance photojournalism so the question was posed – are there ethical issues primarily associated with freelancing? The answer is yes.
For freelancers, the basic question is, “What keeps you honest?”