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The loose bull

The loose bull

A bull gets loose in Salinas, I shoot it before it gets shot. A story from 2004.

Last days by iPhone

Last days by iPhone

My final two days at the newspaper, documented on my phone’s camera.

Ten years, ten best photos

Ten years, ten best photos

My favorites from each year of my career at The Salinas Californian.


Goodbye, newspaper career

Goodbye, newspaper career

I’ve left my staff job to be an independent photographer.

100th birthday party

100th birthday party

A joyous 100th birthday celebration

Contest winner

Contest winner

An image from 2010 lands a first place in an annual photo contest.


A cycling paradise

A cycling paradise

The open lands of a former Army fort make a perfect venue for bicycle races.

Best of 2010

Best of 2010

my best photos from 2010

rodeo at the fair

rodeo at the fair

The Monterey County Fair cowboys up and throws a rodeo.


Rodeo timelapse video

Rodeo timelapse video

A timelapse video of the 100th California Rodeo Salinas

Gigapanning the rodeo

Gigapanning the rodeo

I rented a robot to take a picture of a rodeo.

100th Rodeo, 100-year-old camera

100th Rodeo, 100-year-old camera

I photograph a 100-year-old rodeo with a 100-year-old camera.


bicycle festival timelapse video

bicycle festival timelapse video

My first timelapse video shot with a still camera.

Best of 2009

Best of 2009

A multimedia presentation of my favorite newspaper photos of the year.

best of November

best of November

My best newspaper photos of November 2009.


Firefighters

Firefighters

I think if I wasn’t a photographer I’d want to be a firefighter.

Contest winner

Contest winner

I won a first place in the monthly SportsShooter.com contest.

athletes of the year

athletes of the year

My take on the annual top athletes portraits.


graduation season

graduation season

In the past week I’ve shot ten high school graduations. Here are a few frames.

99 degrees

99 degrees

My ode to an old photojournalism standby: the hot weather feature.

boxer

boxer

Tough sport, beautiful light.


shooting

shooting

The dispatcher said a guy was asking for an ambulance. He had just been shot in the head. His buddy, too, in the leg.
I get the address, jump in my car. Sirens. It’s my first day back from vacation.
When I get to the neighborhood, I park on a side street. I have the overwhelming feeling [...]