Will Teru Kuwayama Change Facebook’s Approach to Photos?

By Allen Murabayashi


Facebook recently announced the appointment of photojournalist Teru Kuwayama as its Photo Community Liason in an effort to “make sure that the interests of photographers are represented in everything from feature development on the technical side to the terms of service on the legal side,” according to PDN. The move is notable because although photos are the dominant “sticky” feature of the site, Facebook has historically had a somewhat rocky relationship with the medium (e.g. stripping of metadata, slippery terms and conditions, banning of breast feeding photos while allowing violent content, etc) while storing a staggering 250 billion …read more

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