Category Archives: Opportunism

So we had a sold-out movie première in Portland, Oregon, and shit…

Movie premières are pretty intense. There’s lots of shouting and stuff beforehand, but then it’s beautiful and you’re left feeling weird, yet proud, yet weird. The highlight of my première, personally, was having the subject’s father come over afterwards and …Read more…

Books I read and kept

I photographed all the books on my “read and kept” shelf. The concept was inspired by my friend Charlie Byron, but also by Judith Thurman’s article in the New Yorker on Nov. 12. Thurman profiled Betty Halbreich, “who runs Betty Halbreich’s Solutions, a …Read more…

Murray Sayle

Australian journalist Murray Sayle managed to score the first interview with British spy and defector Kim Philby by waiting at the Moscow Post Office, the only place where it was possible to buy a copy of The Times, for Philby …Read more…