GlobalPost Series on Economic Disparity

Today GlobalPost, an innovative online investigative reporting site, launched a new series called Ground Truth, looking at the issue of economic disparity around the globe. I worked on segments in Connecticut, Bangkok and Burma. Stay tuned for more but check out the pieces that were published today. “Surging income...

December 27, 2012

I’m excited to announce that the Alexia Foundation will be hosting an exhibition of the winners’ work at the CPW25 Gallery in New York City on January, 23, 2013 from 6-9pm. I hope folks can make it. Photo by Justin Maxon

December 26, 2012

December 20, 2012

the business of photographs

It has been quite a week in the photography-social media spheres of influence. The licensing debate is heated and sheds light on what is a multifaceted and progressive photo-industry-wide sense of depreciation. Yesterday, on the instagram blog, Mr. Systrom said it plainly “From the start, Instagram was created to...

Photographers Speak Out Against Instagram’s Onerous terms

I am in Burma working but got an email from Patrick Witty, senior photo editor at Time magazine, for my reaction to Instagram’s posting of it’s new terms of agreement on Time’s LightBox. They are onerous, unfair, unwise and reflects their intentions moving forward quite clearly. I was very...

December 19, 2012

Workshop GWP! Ed Kashi 8″ X 10″ print!

NEW YEAR’S 2013 WITH ED KASHI AND THE CONEY ISLAND POLAR BEAR CLUB Start the New Year off right by being part of an exciting one time only event to photograph the Polar Bear Club’s annual New Year’s Day swim with VII Photographer Ed Kashi. After meeting with Ed...

December 13, 2012

the lineage of America-n-s

1938, Walker Evan’s “American Photographs” 1955, Robert Frank’s “The Americas” 1986, Sebastiao Salgado’s “Other Americas” The lineage is fraught with excellence.  Grossly intimidating, at best. Published by Steidl, Christopher Morris’ “Americans” is out this month. About the body of work, in Time LightBox, Morris says “I sought to make...

December 06, 2012