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Pictures taken last weekend with an m10 + Zeiss 35mm 1.4 ZM


Interviewing Class This Summer!

I’m teaching a class on interviewing all kinds of people for all kinds of media—articles, books, podcasts, you name it—in June in New York City. It’ll be June 12, 20, and 26 at the Made in New York Media Center for IFP. 29 more words

About Me

Banging out Simon Ricketts

JOURNALISM is a sharp-elbowed industry, full of ego and populated in no small share by people who may well have forgotten that they too were once probably writing nibs on a work experience placement. 867 more words


Finding a voice in the terrible time of Trump

Fortunately, I do not get paid for writing about politics. Since the 2016 election, I’ve barely been able to speak about politics. It’s probably a symptom of Trump Derangement Syndrome, although I haven’t had the chance to compare notes with anyone having a certified diagnosis of TDS. 555 more words


2019 SJMC Awards Ceremony

We are incredibly proud of all of our students who joined us for the 2019 SJMC Awards Ceremony last Tuesday, May 7. Our Top 10% of students (academically) were inducted into Kappa Tau Alpha, a college honors society recognizing academic excellence and promoting scholarship. 49 more words


Okay, so I am on Patreon now

I launched a Patreon page Monday night, and as I write this, it’s attracted zero supporters. Which means it’s performing as expected—this post is my first attempt to publicize my experiment at this crowdfunding site. 346 more words