Thursday, October 24, 2013

Monday, August 12, 2013

Salinas Press Conference, July 29, 2013

Covering a press conference can be a challenge. A subject standing at a lectern speaking is not inherently compelling. The goal for me is to come away with something different or unexpected, an image that makes you stop and draws you into the story.  





Police Commander Vincent Maiorana holds a picture of parolee and gang member Juan Acuna while discussing the events that led officers to fatally shoot him on Friday during a press conference at Salinas City Hall in Salinas, Calif. on July 29, 2013. At left is Monterey County Undersheriff Max Houser. (Photo David Royal/ Monterey County Herald)