Archive for January, 2011

We All Got History

Thursday, January 27th, 2011
Richard Breland at Syracuse University discussing his photo collection

Richard Breland at Syracuse University discussing his photo collection

Photographer, historian, activist and all-around nice guy Richard Breland attended a public event and talked about his life in pictures tonight.  Much of his archive features pictures of Syracuse’s old 15th Ward. Breland’s work, which will be displayed on campus until March, is the latest public showing for the Black Syracuse Project coordinated by Syracuse University.

Buffalo in Focus

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Documentary photographer Milton Rogovin, who passed away recently, began his career as a photographer at age 48 (he was previously an optometrist). His work can be defined as a portrait of everyday life.

A Renewable Resource

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Author John C. Maxwell recently wrote a post that can be summed up by the phrase, “Wake up and start dreaming.”