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First Frames

FESTIVAL! RIBBON CUTTING! TOURNAMENT!

Photographs by Bill Alkofer

Chances are that if you have a newspaper gig, that at least once a week you'll get to shoot a festival, ribbon cutting or tournament (especially if you work Saturdays). You get to know the mini-donut guy and the kettle korn dude by first name. You share a smoke with the beefcake fella in the Event Staff t-shirt. ("Hey look, Dave. The Balloon Clown has a new rubber nose.")

Herewith, some jollifications.

On St. Patrick's Day weekend, students at Millikan High School held their 5th Annual St. Badricks's Day Festival. Volunteers shaved their heads to raise money for cancer research. MORE PHOTOS

 

 

Featured Work

 

Enlightening Devices

Photographs by Tom Olmscheid

 

 

Florida Ball

Photos by Tom Dahlin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drying Rack

photo essays

Ever Developing

news you can't use

Tom Olmscheid Dome, Goes Away

Tom Olmscheid capitol 2014 Legislator–so it begins

WPA Memebers cold Colder than Mars

WPA Members gay Gay Marraige Bill

Tom Olmscheid capitol Capitol Repairs $260 million worth

Tom Dahlin africa 14 days in Kenya

Tom Olmscheid capitol battle Battle at the Capitol

Tom Olmscheidnight lights Night Lights

Tom Olmscheid capitol Capitol in Black & White

Bill & Craig rollerball Clash of the Skaters

Tom Olmscheid heron Herons Return to North Minneapolis

Andy King & Craig Lassig ricky rubio Ricky – First Season

Tom Olmscheid sled dogs to st paul Sled Dogs to St. Paul

Joe Rossi boat Where I Live

Tom Olmscheid cuba What I Found in Cuba

Craig Lassig glitter Fear and Loathing in Wobegon

Bill Alkofer romney He came, he went

Bill Alkofer jcc Pee Wee basketball, more work than you think

Bill Alkofer ice NASCAR on Ice

 

Craig Lassig story 1 Barcelona in Black and White

Craig Lassig WIND 200 Feet up

 

Craig Lassig tank Tanks, May I Have Another

 

Craig Lassig sdc A Very Odd Performance

 

 

Voideo: A Report of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism

Photoshop 1.0.7– Watch and Learn

The Hasselblad from the Moon Sold for $910,000

$1.2 Million Awarded to Photographer

AP Severs Ties with Pulitzer-Winning Photographer for Ethics Breach

Worlds Most Famous Photoshop Fakes

If Your a Fan of Bill Cunningham, Have a Look At These Photos

Amazing Photos from Science Labs

On Ice: 100-year-old negatives discovered in Antarctic

World's Biggest Camera Tripod Christmas Tree – with holiday music!

Watch how America is getting frozen from space in this time-lapse

Family Finds Missing Son In a ​USA Today Cold Weather Photo Spread

Photojournilism as Compared to othere Jobs – It's not Good

You can own Alfred Eisenstaedt's Camera

Photos from Spaaaace! – How Astronaut Chris Hadfield does it

2012 Pulitzer Prizes

Timing is Everything – awsome photos

The First Seven Things We Learned From Photographs

How A Nikon Lens is Made, The Movie

Chocolate Cannon – I'm waiting for the Nikon version

Awsome Lightning Photo!

Photographer Explains Himself Regarding Subway Death Photo

Astronaut Talks About Being a Photographer in Space

How a Great Shot From the Olympics was Got

A Doc on How to Make Night Time Photos – with an Accent

Holiday Gift for Every Photographer

What Happens When a Tiger Takes Your Camera

A Movie about Developer Trays – It's really not about the trays

The State of PhotojournalismA Short Doc

AP starts New Photo Agency

Backpack Studio Light, hey, I could make this

Blow Job – A Photo Project that's not what You Think

A Short Interview with Pulitzer Prize-winning Photojournalist Horst Faas

Legendary Vietnam combat photographer Horst Fass Dies at 79

The Worlds Most Expensive Camera

...and Why Leica's are so expensive

Leica did it, All Black & White Camera

See what a 6mm Lens Looks Like

Phashion for Photographers

Pulitzer for Feature Photography

Pulitzer for Breaking News Photography

Yes, Cannon's new camera is $15,000 – buy two!

Don't send a Portfolio – Send This!

Point of View video as you take stills

LED Lighting, a Book to Help

Help TrekPak with Kickstarter– a system to pack your gear, BRILLIANT!

Astrophotography from Greece

$32,000 for a Leica – Sure, Why Not

New in Favorite Links – Check out Pixiq

Will Leica make a Black and White only Camera???

How We should all Work – With a TriPad and coffee

Local Photo Becomes PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY! – OK brief history

Elliot Erwitt secrets Revealed – The Art of Photographic Sequencing

An Undiscoverd Photographer, Vivian Maier, Discovered

DakotaLapse – Time lapse from the North

Cannon 5D Mark III

Local Photographer, Jonathan Chapman, puts out a Newspaper

It's not the Crime , it's the Cover-up

Cardboard Ringflash Kit – $30 and Effective

Baby Levitation – SEE THE PHOTOS

Wacky gadgets from Vegas

World Press Photo Winners – what we should see in our newspapers

My favorite from the World Press

Big Camera – really!

Car Pooling in Mexico

Home movies – Things you hear from behind the camera

Documentary on Kodachrome-the nostalgia continues

Sing along with Benjamin Franklin about your rights to take photographs

Very cool bug photos

Build a sound blimp – I did!

Hi-Res shot of earth

$50 Follow Fucus – for the video in you

Too many photo books, but this one looks cool

AP Opens North Korea Bureau

Cue Paul Simon

Is that a burrito in your pocket or are you a happy photographer?

Eve Arnold lived long and prospered

Show up at a party with this

Photoshopped or not? A Tool to Tell

Camera Candy

All Focus camera

F-STOP Watch

The Nikon D4-one number higher and $1000 more...

Camera Pillows, we all want one

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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