February 21, 2017

Amber Bracken Wins World Press Photo & POYI Prizes

This will not be news to those of you who follow international photography competitions, but I’m so excited to announce that Amber Bracken has won first place in the issue reporting category at the 2016 POYI as well as first prize in the contemporary issues category in the 2016...

February 14, 2017

Part II: The Perfect Play – Process in Photojournalism

I’ve been a fan of baseball since I was a kid and my son now plays in college, so the game is firmly engrained in my head and heart. It is the ultimate strategic game. The players must be able to jump into action at a moment’s notice, which...

February 07, 2017

Part I: An Unreasonable Profession

Soon after I moved to the East Coast from San Francisco in 2005, I scheduled a meeting with a well-known curator. I was eager to expand the scope of my work into the gallery world, so I showed up to the meeting with a portfolio of prints. By this...