Breaking News: Sports Illustrated lays off all six of its staff photographers



NPPA is reporting that Sports Illustrated has laid off all remaining staff photographers.

At approximately noon on Thursday, veteran sports photographers Robert Beck, Simon Bruty, Bill Frakes, David E. Klutho, John W. McDonough and Al Tielemans were notified of the decision.

In speaking with NPPA, Sports Illustrated’s director of photography, Brad Smith, cites ‘Unfortunately economic circumstances’ as the major factor in the decision.

Smith praised the works of the photographers saying, ‘[they] have contributed to the success…

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via Imaging Resource News Page


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