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Another (Busy) 48 Hours

I feel like every day is a busy day for me at work. Not complaining, just stating fact. We’ve had a lot of people leave my department in the last couple years, but the workload hasn’t decreased. In fact, it’s gotten a bit bigger, and shows potential to keep doing so. I suppose if I chose to look on the positive, I could say that busy is better than not, because at least you know they need you. Well, that’s the hope, anyway. Continue reading

David Gutierrez, 6, comes flying out of a slide at The Texas Pool Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Plano, Texas. For more than 50 years the saltwater pool has operated in the area. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

So much recent work, so little time

David Gutierrez, 6, comes flying out of a slide at The Texas Pool Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Plano, Texas. For more than 50 years the saltwater pool has operated in the area. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)
David Gutierrez, 6, comes flying out of a slide at The Texas Pool Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Plano, Texas. For more than 50 years the saltwater pool has operated in the area. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

Time to make a blog post, that is. I wish there were more minutes in the day … maybe a whole other hour. But if I’m being honest with myself, I’d probably end up using that extra time sitting on the couch, watching TV, instead of doing things like posting to my personal blog. At any rate … Continue reading

Recent Work – Spring 2015

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Hi there:

Thought I’d take a moment and share some recent work for The News shot over the last few months. It’s been busy and interesting. Continue reading

Recent Work, 2015 style

Hey there — long time no post. I guess the best place to begin is by saying that I had a kid. Hazel Joy McCarthy (at left), joins her brother, Morris, as another littler person living in our house.

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2014 Year in Review

Trace Greer (right) carries his exhausted brother Judson Greer after the Melissa, Texas siblings crossed the finish line together in the half marathon during the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)
Trace Greer (right) carries his exhausted brother Judson Greer after the Melissa, Texas siblings crossed the finish line together in the half marathon during the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

Over the years I’ve sort of set the expectation that I’d do something goofy with my “favorite photos of the year” post. One time I drew them all in crayon; another I turned them in to animated gifs; a few times I posted my “worst published” images of the year. This year I’m taking a break from all that. Continue reading