The Press Association, has appointed Milica Lamb (above) as its new Picture Editor.
In her new role Lamb will oversee and direct PA’s substantial photographic output on a day-to-day basis, as well as around major events – including the London 2012 Olympics for which PA is Host National News Agency. Lamb will plan daily photographic coverage and work with PA editors to compile content packages of images, words and video ensuring that PA meets the rapidly changing needs of its customers. She will also take on management responsibility for all PA’s photographers and picture desk staff.
Commenting in her appointment Milica said: “I am thrilled to be taking on the role of Picture Editor. PA’s photographers are phenomenally talented and working with them on a daily basis is a real honour. With the Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics coming up in the next few months, it’s a busy time at PA and I’m looking forward to working with the rest of the newsroom to provide the best multimedia coverage we can.”
Lamb will work alongside Martin Keene, Group Picture Editor who has moved from day-to-day operations to a project based, strategic role.