Malleable Musings

April 7, 2009

Laughing Stock

Filed under: photography — Brendan @ 7:59 pm

I keep seeing the same images everywhere.  Compare:

Generic Asian landing page

UoLES Generic Asian landing page

and

njit online homepage

NJIT online homepage

You can see why we resort to Corbis and the like.  Getting real photos is difficult, especially for distance learning institutions.  Distance learning institutions can’t use the lovely pictures of libraries, facilities, sports grounds and trying to arrange a photoshoot with students is a nightmare etc.

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