“As you can imagined I am in a state of shock. I feel ashamed and humiliated for trusting CNN. I am stunned that they would take my work out of context. I spent a long time looking at their website before agreeing to show my work and in no way did I see any indication that they were subverting photographers work to lead to controversy that would provide greater visibility of their site. Still, I take responsibility for not knowing better.”
Photographer Stacy Kranitz commenting on CNN’s choice of her material to portray Appalachia.
This is well worth your time reading.
From the excellent walkyourcamera.com blog of Roger May.