The Chicago Sun-Times has laid off its entire photography staff.
May 30, 2013 1:23 PM Subscribe
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The Chicago Sun-Times
has laid off its entire photography staff, reports the Chicago Tribune
. The Sun-Times
plans to use freelance photographers and reporters to shoot photos and video going forward. The Chicago Newspaper Guild, the union that represents the photographers, immediately said
it would consider taking action against the company over the cuts.Digital Photography Review
spoke with Dean Rutz, a staff photographer for the Seattle Times
and native Chicagoan, about the decision.