• Stock Photography Has A Diversity Problem, and You Already Know What It Is

    20 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    As a journalist, part of my job is to source my own photos. Typically, each publication has partnerships with stock marketplaces and journalists will select from there. I enjoy this part of the job - imagery helps enhance a story and tells readers what they can expect. Although enjoyable, searching for images of Black and brown people has become extremely time consuming because they are few and far between.
    When searching phrases like "women," " weave ," or " fashion show ," nearly all images on the first 10 to 12 pages are of white women (or, in the case of weaves, bunches of yarn). It...
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