Brooklyn Bridge Park Lawn Will Not Be Named After Photographer HondrosThe Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy has called off a public contest to name a lawn in the park, following a push to name the strip after slain photographer Chris Hondros, according to published reports.
Campaign Underway To Name Brooklyn Bridge Park Lawn After Photojournalist Chris HondrosResidents of DUMBO, Brooklyn, and members of the New York photography community have launched a campaign to honor Chris Hondros, an award-winning photojournalist killed in Libya two years ago, with a lawn in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Photojournalist Chris Hondros Remembered At NYC Church ServiceMore than 1,000 friends, relatives and colleagues filled a Brooklyn church on Wednesday at a Mass for Chris Hondros.
Two Award-Winning Brooklyn Photojournalists Killed In LibyaChris Hondros' photos have been seen on hundreds of stories on this site. Tim Hetherington was nominated for an Oscar for his hard-hitting documentary "Restrepo," about the struggles of soldiers fighting at a remote outpost in Afghanistan.