Tag Archives: Photography

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…

Oil Might Be Gone, But So Are The Gulf Coast Tourists

I drove to Pass Christian, Mississippi yesterday afternoon to file this story on Gulf Coast tourism for Agence France Presse. The story got picked up as far away as the Taiwan News, and most widely in Canada today, by the …Read more…

William Claxton Dead

If you want to be a great photographer, you’ve got to pick a great subject. Question is, whether Claxton chose Steve McQueen and Chet Baker because they were already iconic, or whether he was the one who made them so. …Read more…