Ed Glazar is a photojournalist born in Dirty Jersey and currently working at the Gillette News Record in Wyoming. “I don’t have any complex metaphors or long words to describe my work. I learned to make photographs with a cheap Nikon film camera and a book after realizing.” Glazar earned a Bachelors of Arts from Evergreen State College. He’s had photos published by the New York Times, the Village Voice among other publications. Glazar is also the photographer and co-author of BIKE NYC, a unique guide book for city cyclists.
– greetings from the midwest –
For Daniel Brenner, curiosity has been a compass to explore. Most of his documentary life has been spent at newspapers in Missouri, Wyoming, and Michigan celebrating people being uncommon. Now, he is a freelance photographer back in his hometown Denver, Colorado. He has a life goal to win the claw machine.
It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that Betty Lou Schnoeker passed away this last week. Our hearts go out to her family. Below are more frames of her with her friends.
Nineteen-year-old Cameron Hoerth lives in Manitowoc, WI and has been making photographs for 5 years. He works in Real Estate photography, but when making images for himself, he shoots primarily in black and white film and develops himself. He finds inspiration in minimalism.
Proud Yankee and Illinois Native, Nicole Hester has interned at The Hays Daily News in Hays, Kansas, The Bay City Times in Bay City Michigan and The Ann Arbor News in Ann Arbor Michigan. She currently is working in Natchez, Mississippi as the staff photographer for The Natchez Democrat. Also a retired waitress and florist, Nicole finds inspiration documenting life’s outsiders and underdogs, the blue collar working man, and anyone else she connects with.[/one_fourth][/row]
Southern Illinois shooter Ryan Michalesko recently visited Madison, Wisconsin to job shadow the photo staff at the Wisconsin State Journal and also catch up with friends who attend the University of Wisconsin. He was kind enough to documented his trip for us.
To view more of Ryan’s work, visit his website: http://www.photosbylesko.com/
It is primary election day in many states across the Midwest. In honor of that, we thought we would gather together a few of our favorite flag photos.
Alex Wroblewski (b. 1987) is a student at Columbia College Chicago, and is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He started pursuing his bachelor’s degree in 2013 with the recommendation of an editor, while stringing for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Before attending college he worked as a truck driver, welder, barista, amongst other jobs. Since then he has covered the gun violence in Chicago, the war against ISIS in Iraq, and the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. He will be interning at The New York Times during the summer of 2016, and plans on working overseas afterwards.
George Lamboley is an Illinois-based photographer that enjoys documenting the highs and lows of modern existence. When not working with photography George enjoys coffee, reading fiction, sleeping late, and music of all sorts.