March 16, 2011 / News

These photo services will help your yearbook capture history

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

The earthhquake that struck Japan, and the tragic aftermath that has followed this week will no doubt be one of the most memorable and newsworthy events of this year.

Many staffs will want to capture the historic events in the currents events coverage in their yearbook. Take a look at this list of photo resources over in the News & Notes area of our website.

Whether it’s AP, Getty Images, Landov – most of the national wire services have special sections specifically dedicated to the earthquake in Japan and the rest of the year’s biggest news events.

Evan Blackwell, CJE

Evan Blackwell, CJE, is a Web Content Specialist for and, as well as a regular contributor to Idea File magazine. He's been a writer and editor for Walsworth Yearbooks for the past 13 years, and is the author of the Yearbook Suite's "The Art of the Interview" unit. Prior to joining Walsworth, Blackwell spent five years as an award-winning newspaper and magazine journalist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.