New York Times’ Lens blog picks a PVI photo


One of the world’s premiere and trusted newspaper, the New York Times, has picked the photo of a Photoville International member for its Lens Blog. The photo, posted Dec 6, 2011 at 5:11pm, shows the clash between the police and militant students who staged a rally in response to Occupy Wall Street in New York.

The supplied caption runs as follows:

Filipino students clashed with officers as they marched to camp out bear Mendiola Bridge, leading to the presidential palace in Manila. In a response to the Occupy Wall Street movement, the youths marched with tent and camping gears to kick off a protest called CampoutPH.