A Look at Magazine Circulation Numbers

A Look at Magazine Circulation Numbers

If you told me twenty years ago that I would be paying attention to the latest report by the Audit Bureau of Circulations, the organization charged with computing the number of subscribers and other data for magazines and newspapers, I would have said you were one pocket protector shy of being an insane accountant. After…

Summer Time

Summer Time

Summer. It’s the season that separates us from reality, forces us into a lazy existence and calls us into the wild. Summer is finding a place to enjoy, whether it’s a drive on a rural road, skipping rocks or finding a cool respite amid the city’s pulse. Hike, bike, jump, ride, swing, relax. It’s summer……….

Boxer Abner Mare for Der Spiegel

From time to time, an assignment comes along that leaves an impression on me. This was one of those assignments. Asked by German newsweekly Der Spiegel to spend a couple of days documenting the life of Bantamweight boxer Abner Mares, I was more than excited. As a long time fan of the “sweet science” of…

For Sale: Marilyn Monroe (with Copyright!)

For Sale: Marilyn Monroe (with Copyright!)

Have you ever stopped by a garage sale or swap meet and come across something really valuable? Or have you ever looked at a royalty report and thought to yourself,  “Why did someone purchase that image?” It’s simple, really. They like it. You never know what is desirable to someone else. Isn’t that the reason…

Looking Back as Iranian President Speaks at U.N.

  A crowd of protesters gathered in Los Angeles in June, 2009 to demonstrate against the Iranian government. Perhaps as a prelude to what was to engulf other Middle Eastern countries like Egypt and Libya, Iranian citizens were on the streets to dispute the presidential election that many claimed was a complete fraud. President Mahmoud…