My portraits are more about me than they are about the people I photograph.– Richard Avedon
“Enjoy it now kiddo. Gluten allergies are rampant in our family. You’re eventually going to have to restrict.” Waaah waaaah.
The pictures have a reality for me that the people don’t. It is through the...– Richard Avedon
GOP Proving the Only Jobs Republicans Ever Cared... →
This article by my once-professor former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich is proving to be quite the hot piece on Digg. [via Salon.com]
They didn’t mind the Angels’ partying or the occasional gunshots out...– William McKeen, Outlaw Journalist
SF Giants at Arizona spring training →
Glee + Bieber fever = meth for 16-year-old girls
Waiting for Death →
This American Life and the 125-Year-Old Secret... →
Where SI swimsuit models get their grub on →
U.C. Berkeley to spend $500,000 boosting foreign... →
That’s more like it, Cal.
"What is an Arcade Fire and why are people excited... →
If you haven’t been following the post-Grammy’s #whoisarcadefire uproar you should. It’s hilarious.
… the art is in selecting what is worthwhile to take the trouble about …– photographer Berenice Abbott
The Ultimate Beard Blog →
Book Excerpt: Josh Hamilton Photographs Music... →
As experienced and seen by Sonic Youth’s gritty, grungy singer and guitarist Thurston Moore.
Not news: SF parking is a nightmare →
In short, San Francisco parking spots are becoming as coveted as ones in Manhattan. During the day there are almost twice as many cars as there are spots. Phew!
The Top 100 Quintessential Jazz Songs →
This mix is about to become my playlist for the next two weeks. Some of my favs will pop up for the song of the day.
And if a day goes by without my doing something related to photography,...– Richard Avedon
If it makes you laugh, if it makes you cry, if it rips out your heart,...– Eddie Adams
Joao Silva's First Steps to Recover →
After losing both his legs when he stepped on a land mine in Afghanistan, photojournalist Joao Silva has made a remarkable recovery. Friends have set up a site where Silva’s well-wishers can buy a print or just make a donation to support his recovery.
"Black on Black is Back" →
Fashion designers scrape the bottom of the barrel and return to black.