Why Press Photography of the Presidential Primaries Lacks, as a List

* Wasted access. I watched a press photographer spend two minutes photographing Barack Obama during his election-eve rally in Columbia, and the next 30 minutes wirelessly filing those pictures from his laptop while sitting in the photographer’s pit directly to the right of the stage. It’s kind of like having a front-row ticket to Led … Continue reading Why Press Photography of the Presidential Primaries Lacks, as a List

Street Senate

Doug Mills from the NY Times has a shot on page 1 of the San Francisco “OYMPIC” Chronicle today that feels very “street-y” to me. Four subjects, each moving in different directions. Rumsfeld’s unleashing his fighting technique, Hillary’s not letting go of the power seat, TK’s scowling while reaching for his glasses, and the military … Continue reading Street Senate