Getty Center for
>>> "You Ought to be in Pictures"
>>>Rick Smolan and the team that created the "Day in the Life", "From
>>>Ocean" and "Passage to Vietnam" photography books, want to shoot
you and your
>>>friends! They're looking for the best examples about how
>>>changing peoples lives all over the world and if they like your
>>>may send one of the world's top photographers to shoot pictures of
>>>Thursday, February 8, 1996. On that day over 1000 photographers
>>>digital cameras will be dispatched around the globe to show how
>>>beginning to reach out and affect peoples lives. It's going to be
one of the
>>>largest photographic projects ever done and certainly one of the
>>>collaborative internet projects.
>>>The Focus of "24 Hours in Cyberspace: Painting on the Walls of the
>>>Cave" will be on the human stories behind the technology; the new
>>>which we work, play, learn, conduct business and interact. These
>>>will be transmitted digitally back to project headquarters in San
>>>that same day, where an international team of 80 editors
>>>Newsweek, Life, National Geographic etc), plus designers and
>>>assemble a unique "instant" 24-hour World Wide Web site. The goal
>>>produce unprecedented online, real-time photojournalism on a
>>>The idea is to use the power of the Internet to let people around
>>>both contribute and view images and stories of things that
>>>they woke up that day.
>>>The goal here is NOT to show people sitting at computer terminals
>>>not about collecting lots of random "bits". The project is driven
>>>carefully researched assignments and is both photograpic and edit
>>> The goal is to show in photographs and words how peoples lives
>>>affected as a results of being wired.
>>>The leads can be about you, a friend, something you read about
that was cool,
>>>etc. A team of professional journalists on the 24 Hours staff
will follow up
>>>any interesting leads.
>>>If you think you've got a great story to tell and would like to
>>>an assignment idea or learn more about how you can participate in
>>>project please send your ideas to: Stories or check
>>> http://www.Cyber24.com. Please also feel free to pass this along