Why Editorial Works: Ackerman + Gruber for The Wall Street Journal

June 23, 2014

By Conor Risch

© ackerman + gruber

Roman Tritz, photographed by Tim Gruber and Jenn Ackerman for The Wall Street Journal, heads toward the King Street Kitchen, which he’s visited everyday for more than 30 years

It’s no secret that budgets for editorial photography are often slim, deadlines are frequently tight and subjects can be less than accommodating. Yet the creative freedom, challenges, experiences and opportunities to make great pictures offer photographers something they can’t get from any other type of work. In this series of articles about editorial photography, which originally appeared in the June...

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