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Archive for August, 2010
Rochester Bike Kids
Rochester Bike Kids

For my photojournalism class we had an assignment where we had to tell a two minute story about ourselves. The story I chose was about my bike ride last year across the US. Bike Ride – Self Portrait with Video from Joe Philipson on Vimeo.

Ryan Bailey – Aspiring Musician
Ryan Bailey - Aspiring Musician

The following is a story I did for my photojournalism class. The challenge was to find someone you do not know and then do a story about them. This is my story.

Rochester Fireworks
Rochester Fireworks

Driving home the sky lit up with the most amazing light show. I pulled over and quickly got out of my car in a field (I know it’s dangerous but you gotta get the shot!) and opened my truck… crap… no camera! SO, I rush home! I managed to get this shot before the thunderstorm […]

Rochester Puerto Rican Festival
Rochester Puerto Rican Festival

This past weekend I attended the infamous Puerto Rican Festival here in Rochester, NY. I say infamous because the Puerto Rican festival is known for it’s consistent outbursts of violence. The use of professional equipment in the festival was forbidden. I was fortunate enough to slide in with my camera but many people were interrogated […]