Editors Note:

EDITOR'S NOTE: Fresh off a three year managerial stint, your friendly neighborhood lenslinger is back on the street and under heavy deadline. As the numbing effects of his self-imposed containment wear off, vexing reflections and pithy epistles are sure to follow...

Sunday, July 13, 2008

Suitable for Framing

Nobody - NOBODY - captures the act of electronic newsgathering like the great beFrank. For proof, look no further than the above frame, in which a reporter puts on her face while the photog whittles away at the evening piece. I ... could pen an entire screenplay based on this photo: a live truck teleplay brimming with dated technology and timeless stereotypes. Since I don't know of these real life characters, I'll hold off - but I do hereby request to write The Intro for the coffee table book beFrank's belong in. Until then, I'll continue to peruse his Flickr photostream and look forward to the next time we break bread together. That doesn't make me a stalker, does it?

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