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Bearing Witness at GWU

Posted by in Uncategorized | October 10, 2017

If you’re in DC, make time to stop into Gallery 102 on the campus of George Washington University to see the heart-rending exhibition, Bearing Witness: Visualizing Modern Slavery, up through October 20. Curated and produced by ArtWorks for Freedom/ ACTION!, the exhibit features photographs, sculpture, collages, video, and paintings by six artists and survivors of […]

Undark series finalist for Online Journalism Awards

Posted by in Uncategorized | October 5, 2017

A quick word of heartfelt thanks to Undark Magazine, the non-profit digital science magazine published by the Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program, and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, for their continuing support of our work. We were flattered and a bit surprised to learn recently that Wear & Tear, our four-part series on pollution […]

Larry’s work part of Wright State photography exhibition

Posted by in Uncategorized | October 21, 2015

Ten images Larry made on commission for Medium.com in collaboration with the Center for Investigative Journalism in Berkeley, California are now on exhibit at the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries in the Creative Arts Center at Wright State University in Dayton. The show, entitled Visions of Conflict: A Cultural Context showcases the work of documentary […]

Emmy nomination for PBS NewsHour story on Compressor Mining

Posted by in Uncategorized | July 27, 2015

The PBS NewsHour segment featuring Larry’s photography and reporting from the Philippines on compressor mining is one of five nominees for a 2015 Emmy in the category of Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast. Congratulations to the entire team at PBS NewsHour, including Executive Producer Linda Winslow, Senior Producer Justin Kenny, Producer Frank […]

“Uncommon diseases” where mercury is widely used

Posted by in Uncategorized | July 27, 2015

See Larry’s latest installment on child labor and mercury poisoning in small-scale gold mining. Posted this week on the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting website. http://pulitzercenter.org/reporting/indonesia-uncommon-disease-ditas-world

Norwegian Mining Museum Exhibit

Posted by in Uncategorized | March 20, 2015

  The Norsk Bergverksmuseum (Norwegian Mining Museum) is exhibiting, “The Dark Side of Gold,” which features more than 80 photographs of children working in small-scale gold mines in Asia and Africa, through December 22, 2015, in Kongsberg, Norway. The museum is hosting a series of talks on child labor and mining throughout the show’s run, […]

Larry’s child labor project on PBS Newshour

Posted by in Uncategorized | July 15, 2013

PBS NewsHour did a really nice job with Larry’s child labor piece from Burkina Faso in West Africa. The eight-minute segment aired July 10 and is now up on the Pulitzer Center site. I’m hoping to continue working on this project and have developed some additional story themes that need telling. It’s staggering how pervasive […]

A Lens on Child Labor

Posted by in Uncategorized | April 28, 2013

The Philadelphia Inquirer today published the latest installment from Larry’s project on child labor in small-scale gold mines around the world. We’re extremely grateful to Editor Bill Marimow and our friends at the Inquirer for their support and generous display with two open pages for photographs and an online photo gallery. http://tinyurl.com/cozx8sl

Lessons from Sandy

Posted by in Uncategorized | November 5, 2012

Several of our friends and clients live and work in areas of New York and New Jersey affected by Hurricane ¬†Sandy. While most of them were spared the terrible devastation inflicted upon the hardest hit areas, their lives and businesses have¬†been upended by the usual chaos that follows a monster storm. Among them was the […]