Yesterday was a very long work day for me in Wisconsin covering the horrible Sikh Temple murders. The assignment was made a lot easier thanks to the kindness of the Sikh community. They all seem very glad were here… which almost never seems to happen in these situations. Covering this assignment has been quite interesting. Last night at a Sikh Temple all of the photographers were having to feel their way, trying not to culturally offend our subjects by making missteps based on our unfamiliarity with the Sikh religion.Read details
A new study demonstrates those who suffer from household allergies are less likely to make indoor changes to improve health if they rent, compared to homeowners.
Read more at http://www.medicaldaily.com/news/20120803/11283/renting-owning-home-health-allergies.htm#ypJ5E7R8kT6oozEg.99
10 years ago today I was sucking smoke at the Cache Mountain fire in my native Oregon. I remember it took forever to work with the authorities to get any of the firefighters in action…. I guess it paid off because at the end of the day I ended up with backlit smoke and this gorgeous light.Read details
My exciting new GLBT lifestyle ads for Miller64 were just released during a party at Roscoe’s Tavern in Chicago, the location where we shot the above image.Read details
I had no idea how much I enjoyed shooting food until I started shooting restaurant reviews for The Daily. It’s a nice challenge to shoot small items, combined with big backgrounds, to create drama and make the viewer long for an early dinner.Read details
Corn turned lower on Wednesday as traders pocketed profits from an historic rally that lifted prices 40 percent in three weeks, fuelled by the worst drought in 24 years that prompted the U.S. government to slash its production estimate by 12 percent.Read details