PDN 30 and Relentless Bleeding

This week I got an "official invitation" from the PDN 30 folks, saying I've landed in a "select group of talented photographers for this first stage of the PDN '30' process."  Which is mildly uplifting news, in the face of the incorrigible shape-shifting that continues to mark the current media landscape. There's some arterial bleeding happening, and it's going … Continue reading PDN 30 and Relentless Bleeding


Helen Thomas Returns

Somehow, I find the return of Helen Thomas to the White House Press Corps strangely heartwarming. What's heartbreaking is the nasty running commentary on both MediaBistro and YouTube. Yeah, she's not exactly objective. But given the lackadaisical state of the White House press corps, is that really detrimental?