What's 'Too Graphic'? How To Photograph Disaster

NPR photographer David Gilkey and visual journalism and ethics expert Kenneth Irby discuss how to depict human suffering without sacrificing the dignity of disaster victims. Washington Post Ombudsman Andrew Alexander explains the decision to run a controversial image of an earthquake victim.



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