“Celebrity hunters,” usually not professional press nor legitimate photographers, who use aggressive and intrusive tactics to videotape, photograph, record, or otherwise invade the privacy of the rich and famous and their families for purposes of financial gain from the sale of their illegally-obtained paparazzi photos and paparazzi video images.
Become the masses main outlet for “news” in the entertainment industry The main reason why media influence is mostly negative Irreverent gossip blog sites
Positives: › Fast Paced › Research › Adrenaline Rush › Boosting celeb’s status › Lucrative › Pride Negatives: › Exhausting › Demanding at all times › Bad connotation
Misconception: › That the paparazzi lose sleep due to the moral aspect of it Its their job It’s an industry: › There is more to it Tipsters
Britney Spears VPrincess Diana V ^ Michael Jackson Lindsay Lohan >
“Ain’t the pictures enoughWhy do you go through so muchTo get the stories you needSo you can bury meYou got the people confusedYou tell the stories you chooseYou try to get me to loseThe man I really am”
As a Result there have been many anti-paparazzi bill’s that have been signed into law, especially in the State of California.