Dealing with the musical chairs of changing commissioning faces is part and parcel of being a freelancer pitching ideas in the media. Here in Ireland such cross-network, -station, -site or -publication movement is relatively rare but in bigger media markets it’s so frequent as to be expected. When it happens it has both its pros and cons.
10 years on from Reporters At War winning its Emmy, I remember I hoped it'd help me get to spend some real time in NYC. It didn't. I blame Steven Spielberg...kinda.
In this social media era when images of the full impact of war are but a click away should editors still try to protect us from its brutal horrors? I'm not sure.