Yesterday was an epic long day for me… but Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett would probably claim it was the longest day of his life… maybe even his worst day of his life. The gubernatorial candidate lost to sitting Governor Scott Walker in a landslide.
Participants start the National Cancer Survivors Day march in the in Chicago, June 3, 2012. The participants, which included cancer survivors, as well as members of the health community, family and friends, walked a distance of three miles during the morning’s festivities.
Once again, while shooting a Mexican national team soccer match at Soldier Field, I was shocked that the public address information was all in Spanish despite the fact that a large portion of those in attendance were supporting Bosnia-Herzegovina.
If I could do something besides photography, it might be to consult with people to help them get their message out in the media.
I once did a portrait session with the man who I always refer to as Elliot Ness, who locked up a media baron, two Illinois Governors and almost took down Dick Cheney. In between frames we had a nice conversation, both of us new transplants to Chicago.