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Have we reached the end of the era of “iconic photojournalism”?

I can't help but wonder if, just as we will never again see another band like The Beatles, does the saturation of images brought on by the dSLR revolution and the fragmentation of major news outlets mean we will likewise never again see images with the global and cultural resonance of Afghan Girl or Tank Man? If there is more wheat now than there was chaff yesterday, has it become nigh-impossible for any single image to make a meaningful impact? Have we reached the end of iconic documentary images? Read more [...]
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Day Two

So I'm a good day or so into the 'cleanse' and it's going well so far. It's actually a little scary how much more time I have in the day, just from cutting out twitter, facebook, and other "distraction" websites. Read more [...]
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Digital Cleanse

The other day, John Mayer (yes, that John Mayer) put forth a challenge for people to go on a "Digital Cleanse," the goal of which to 'defragment' our brains from all the inundation of little bits of chatter we're filling it with constantly. I decided to take him up on it. Read more [...]
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View Full Size

After some fiddling and tinkering, I finally managed to get a simple lightbox installed to let you view the images full-size. Read more [...]
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USPoS

After weeks of waiting until I was all settled in at my new apartment, my computer arrived from San Francisco yesterday -- more worse for wear than I would've liked. Read more [...]