Poll/Who is Warshooter

Some of you have noted problems at now defunct agencies or war stories about things that have occurred at still active agencies. These stories and issues can be posted in the comment section underneath the poll, either by you, or by me if you shoot me an email at warshooter@mac.com. Some have asked about the affiliation of this site. It has none. Here is a story written about it in the NPPA Magazine.

World AIDS Day NGO and Expert Contacts

 Noticed this possible story angle for further research coming off of World AIDS Day. I am also including some contact info for other experts below. Here's the possible setup: The National AIDS Housing Coalition is pushing to bring affordable housing to AIDS patients throughout the United State. The group released a report today looking at how homelessness plays a part in the spread of the disease. With winter approaching, one could see a reasonable photo-led story tracking an AIDS patient's search for stable housing. Here are their contacts as well as some other expert and NGO numbers:

Software glitch

there is a software glitch in one of the polls, which is preventing people from voting. i hope to have it fixed soon.

Which Photo Agency Works Hardest for Photojournalists? (Please use the comment section to address what makes them good.)

Getty
5% (6 votes)
Corbis
3% (4 votes)
Sipa
7% (9 votes)
Polaris
7% (9 votes)
Blackstar
2% (2 votes)
WireImage
2% (2 votes)
Panos
7% (8 votes)
Agence VU
2% (3 votes)
Lookat Photos
1% (1 vote)
VII
21% (26 votes)
Magnum
15% (18 votes)
Aurora
2% (3 votes)
Gamma
2% (3 votes)
Redux
2% (2 votes)
WPN
7% (8 votes)
Zuma Press
13% (16 votes)
Polaris
1% (1 vote)
Total votes: 121

Poll

Which Photo Agency Is Hardest To Deal With? (Please use the comment section to address some of the issues you see.)
Getty
29%
Corbis
7%
Sipa
5%
Blackstar
4%
WireImage
6%
Panos
1%
Agency VU
2%
Lookat Photos
4%
VII
6%
Magnum
11%
Aurora
1%
Gamma
5%
WPN
5%
Zuma Press
8%
Polaris
5%
Total votes: 690
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