In a time when the photography industry is really struggling with the “work for a credit” line, the French Newspaper, Libération has removed all images from it’s 14 November issue to show the power and importance of photography.
A visual shock. For the first time in its history, Libération is published without photographs. In their place: a series of empty frames that create a form of silence; an uncomfortable one. It’s noticeable, information is missing, as if we had become a mute newspaper. [A newspaper] without sound, without this little internal music that accompanies sight
writes Brigitte Ollier, a journalist Libération‘s Culture desk.
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Source: British Journal of Photography