V-"High Standards for Hidden Cameras" - Bob Steele - Radio Television Digital News Association

V-"High Standards for Hidden Cameras" - Bob Steele - Radio Television Digital News Association

by: Bob Steele | publication date: January 1, 1998 | Publication: Radio Television Digital News Association |

". . .Most hidden camera reporting involves some level of deception, which involves causing someone to believe what is not true. Since we are in the business of pursuing truth, there is more than a hint of hypocrisy when we use deceit to chase that goal. . ."

The use of hidden cameras in journalism is a fine art that needs to be perfected in order for it to be successful.

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