Shrinking editorial budgets, increasing competition, and mistrust of the press are just some of the factors impacting the future of photojournalism, but the power of photography endures and technology is allowing photographers more creative freedom than before.
Film is the original RAW which is why professional photographers still use it. Digital images are data, digital dust vulnerable to deletion, lost forever to hard drive failure, ransomware, computer viruses, theft of a cell phone, social media, cloud, or storage accounts.
The North Platte River basin is often considered one of the last western frontiers to tourist and visitors arriving in western Nebraska as they visit the Oregon, California and Mormon trails and take in the deep western heritage found in the valley and surrounding areas of Wyobraska. Signal Butte is a landmark unlike any other.
The Great Plains encompasses the entirety of Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, parts of Colorado, Kansas, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming. Each state offers ecoregions and ecosystems unto themselves and each is unique.
After personal reflection due to life-changing events, I came to the conclusion that my push, infatuation, to further excel in the field of photography was being hampered by my embrace of the technical aspects of the medium as well as the social pressures...
The Great Plains were home to many tribes for countless generations. They lived and hunted all along the prairie, sometimes warred with neighboring tribes. In the mid-1800s, they began witnessing mass migrations of white men through their respective territories.
Mentally Forgotten is my continuing social awareness project to document the lives of he homeless, and displaced, drawing from personal experiences of having to go through the system and witnessing how broken it is. In the United States 553,742 people (estimated each night) are homeless.
An endangered species is an animal or plant that's considered at risk of extinction. A species can be listed as endangered at the state, federal, and international level. On the federal level, the endangered species list is managed under the Endangered Species Act.