Six years ago I made a trip to Wise County, Virginia, in rural Appalachia, to photograph Remote Area Medical (RAM) for the first time. A nonprofit volunteer medical relief corps based in Knoxville, Tennessee, RAM provides free health, dental and vision care to people in remote areas of the United States and around the world. […]
I first met Brittany Jacobs and her son Christian at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day 2012. I had just made some images of her as she held her son tightly and wept at her husband’s headstone. It was their first Memorial Day visit to the gravesite since Sgt. Christopher J. Jacobs, 29, of Alcona, […]
Categories: FujiFilm X-T1, Memorial Day, On Assignment, People, Washington D.C. • Tags: FujiFilm X-T1, military, People, photojournalism, photojournalist, political photography, Politics, washington d.c.
Shooting on Capitol Hill can be a bit repetitive. Every week there are the same old press conferences and hearings. For instance, every week that Congress is in session, the House Republican Conference has an hour meeting in the basement of the Capitol. After that meeting, the Speaker of the House, members of the leadership […]
On December 5, 2014, President Obama nominated former deputy secretary of defense Ashton Carter to succeed Chuck Hagel, who resigned under pressure last year. Today I covered his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Today I covered Office of Management and Budget Director, Shaun Donovan, as he testified before the Senate Budget Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Donovan was on the hill defending the president’s newly released budget for fiscal year 2016. With the Republicans now in control of the Senate committees, it tended to be a […]
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