The challenge of “breaking news”

Posted on Apr 10, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The latest facts have shocked the world. It is impossible not to be moved by the images we have seen coming from Syria.

One of the most challenging exercises when working in a newspaper (either for print or online)  is certainly when we have “breaking news”. Changing the newspaper in a short time and looking for the best way to bring visual elements that translate the story in the best possible way, in a short time, is a challenge for every visual journalist.

Below, my most recent work (pages from the latest edition of Bild am Sonntag).


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“The lessons”

saulosantana_SYRIA04“The attack”

saulosantana_SYRIA06“The tyrant”

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“The questions”