They inform the world. I help them do it better.
I produced all text, video, photography, slide shows, captions and links for this blog post relating to a community library I started in the Kibera slum outside Nairobi, Kenya. Overall we shipped 3,800 books to form one of the first community free libraries in Africa's second largest slum.
Travelogue about an accidental detour that led us to Ananda in the Himalayas, one of the world's premier eco-resorts, located on the grounds of a maharaja's palace in northern India. Includes all my original photography as well as text, headlines, captions, SEO and web publication.
Lifestyle and personal motivation piece related to how my own life was jump-started in 7 various eye-popping ways after four visits to the Burning Man festival. Includes all my original photography and video.
This is an eBook I produced, designed and edited with case studies by 18 grad students, each profiling a recent graduate of the University of Montana and discussing their perceptions of the role in the workplace for journalists. Stories were illustrated and segmented to appeal to the busy reader, or young readers, such as those who might be considering applying to the university.
Personal essay with photos discussing how to deftly navigating major life changes by seeking to "shake up" one's routine or career path.
Case study / blog post dissecting successful client work from the NCAA's Champion Magazine, reviewing recent photography, layouts, infographics and stories that depict topics of diversity and equality.
I served as editor and publisher of these 16 grad student theses each dissecting a case study of disruption, adaptation and innovation in the news media.
Blog post discussing and illustrating marketing materials I designed and helped produce and edit for Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications.
Personal essay / guide to visiting Indiana's oldest county fair. All words, video and photos produced and edited by myself and published at my blog.
Promotional campaign produced for Dow Jones News Fund, generating enthusiasm for, and awareness of, the potential for careers in the news media.
Personal essay examining the role of photojournalism in shaping public opinion and questioning the presence of empathy in our society.
I produced this content, layout, headline and captions for DESIGN, the magazine of the Society for News Design. It is basically a case study of the dramatic redesign and rebranding I created for the San Francisco Examiner newspaper, converting it from a broadsheet to tabloid.