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Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery

May 27, 2010 | 149 Comments

Everyone I met that afternoon had a gut-wrenching story to tell. Mary McHugh is one of those people. She sat in front of the grave of her fiance ... ...

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Shadowing U.S. troops in Taliban country

November 2, 2009 | 2 Comments

The Army had this elaborate plan to find the caves. Dozens of soldiers would be dropped via helicopter into an isolated valley in Taliban country, each carrying enough equipment, food and water for several days...

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Intended Consequences: Exhibition Now in NY

April 20, 2009 | 0 Comments

Jonathan Torgovnik For the past three years I have been working on a personal project Intended Consequences: Rwandan Children Born of Rape, collecting testimonies and photographing women that were brutally raped during the Rwandan Genocide...

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Four Funerals, No Wedding

April 8, 2009 | 1 Comments

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Sgt. Joe Flannagan of the Alhambra police department wipes his eyes he watches funeral services for four Oakland police officers March 27, 2009 in Oakland, California. Thousands of police officers from across...

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Getty Images Podcast Featuring Mario Tama

January 6, 2009 | 0 Comments

Mario Tama/Getty Images Mario Tama details the stories behind his powerful images of 9/11, the US presidential election and pre- and post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans. Click here to watch and listen....

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Finishing the Workshop

December 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

Starting can be a challenge, especially when it’s a start to an end. Today was the last day of the workshop where we experienced yet another gift. Phil took us through an inspiring presentation of...

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KORENGAL VALLEY, AFGHANISTAN: Afghan elders of the Korengal Valley arrive for a meeting with U.S. and Afghan military officials October 30, 2008 at the Korengal Outpost in eastern Afghanistan. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) Getty...

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Back at the Sculpture Garden – RNC Day 2

September 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS – SEPTEMBER 02: Cindy McCain (L) looks at first lady Laura Bush as former U.S. Sen. Bill Frist speaks to volunteers before packing boxes that will be sent to caregivers in Africa during the...

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Onto the Republican National Convention

September 2, 2008 | 0 Comments

My recent days have been filled with politics. Last week I was covering the democrats, this week it’s the republican’s turn. For all of the details in between, check out my personal blog. ST. PAUL,...

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DENVER – AUGUST 26: Ohio delegate Peggy Tanksley displays her Democratic Party pride during day two of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Pepsi Center August 26, 2008 in Denver, Colorado. U.S. Sen. Barack...

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Sunday Services

August 8, 2008 | 0 Comments

Catherine Parker/Getty Images We visited the Methodist Church of Southern Africa to attend a service that Parishner Bram had organized. Catherine Parker/Getty Images The church itself is relatively dilapidated, which is similiar to the condition...

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Flammable California

August 6, 2008 | 0 Comments

David McNew/Getty Images Smoke billowed above the Piute Fire. I could see it, a hundred miles away, as I drove to my assignment in northern LA County on June 30. The fire was “blowing up”...

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One Last Stop with Bill Clinton

August 6, 2008 | 0 Comments

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images   MEXICO CITY – AUGUST 04: Former U.S. President Bill Clinton is seen on a video screen as he delivers the keynote address at the 2008 World AIDS conference August 4, 2008...

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To Market, To Market…

August 6, 2008 | 1 Comments

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images    MONROVIA, LIBERIA – AUGUST 03: A young boy sells peanuts as former U.S. President Bill Clinton tours an outdoor market August 3, 2008 in Monrovia, Liberia.   It was still dark...

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