Two cameras are posed symbolically during a memorial service for photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros held in Benghazi on April 21. Odd Anderson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Picture Show

The Perilous Job Of Conflict Photography

The dangers of conflict photography weigh heavily, as does the knowledge that no story or photo is worth a life. But an assignment involves an adventure and a paycheck.

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Photo combination: photographer Tim Hetherington (L) climbing from a building in Misrata, Libya, on Wednesday, and American photographer Chris Hondros in Misrata on Monday. Phil Moore/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Photojournalist Chris Hondros poses with a a former Liberian government soldier in Monrovia, Liberia, in 2005. Getty Images/Getty Images hide caption

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