Shall we overcome…? (2008)
Shall we overcome…? (2008)

July, 2008. On the road, from East coast to West coast, with Barack, John and Hillary. I wanted to take the pulse of American sentiment in the summer months before the Presidential elections. What were Americans thinking? What was their opinion of the Bush administration, the war in Iraq, and especially, did they think our […]

America, mon amour. 2004
America, mon amour. 2004

  America, mon amour: travels in a divided land. I made this photographic road trip in my home state of Oregon in the summer of 2004, while America was under the spell of the presidential campagne. G.W.Bush was running for a second term against the Democrat, John Kerry. Having lived in France since the early […]

Bosnia Revisited (1996/2005)
Bosnia Revisited (1996/2005)

Bosnia and Hercegovina, one of the republics of ex-Yougoslavia, was ravaged by war between 1992 and 1995, much of which I covered from various fronts. At the end of the war, I traveled through the war torn republic, photographing the destruction with a 4×5 view camera. In 2005, for the tenth anniversary of the Dayton […]

West Bank Wall (2003/2007)
West Bank Wall (2003/2007)

    Israel’s separation barrier cuts through Palestinian lives. It is referred to as the “separation barrier” or the “apartheid wall” depending on which side of the ideological fence one stands. When completed, the West Bank wall/fence will snake through mostly Palestinian territory on a 720+ kilometer route. It was originally conceived to separate Israel from […]