Tag Archives: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Photographing what you can’t see

I recently got the assignment to photograph a story titled Carcinogens on Tap. The story is about the things in our tap water that might be causing cancer, and those things are measured in parts per billion. That’s a difficult … Continue reading

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I’m literally shooting fish in a barrel

I recently had to make a picture to illustrate the idea of how scientific researchers sometimes have to get all “MacGyver” and make the tools they need to do their research. Fred Hutch’s Anna Greenwood is a good example. She … Continue reading

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My 2014 Year in Pictures

My first full year making pictures at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center was an interesting experience. Adjusting my thoughts and actions away from the immediate (often panicked) needs of a major news website to the calmer needs of a research … Continue reading

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Stop being scared and fix something

You know how there’s that stuff in your life you just can’t get around to fixing? It sits there staring at you, taking up physical space in your life and mental / emotional space in your brain; making you feel … Continue reading

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See what I saw

Once in a while, as a photographer, you get to witness someone see them self as you saw them. You get to watch them respond to your picture. You get to watch them react to their friends’ reactions. It’s a … Continue reading

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More camera tests to prepare for a reporting trip

I’m continuing with the non-motorcycle posts as I prepare for a reporting trip that begins THIS Friday. Today, I had to run some errands in Seattle, and I decided to carry the camera I’ll be using in South Africa, the … Continue reading

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Newsroom construction zone (and testing a new camera)

I’m departing from the topic of motorcycles once again to show the building stage of the Fred Hutchinson Communications Dept. newsroom in Seattle. The construction area has been loud all day. I’m happy it’s coming together. They say it might … Continue reading

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