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.
A group of friends recently hired me to do three group shots in studio and on location. Everyone was cool not to fight for the spotlight and all of the compositions came together without a lot of fuss.. although I did hear the word “bitch” a hundred times before noon.
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.
Thousands of Chicago Public School teachers march to the Board of Education’s headquarters in protest.