Happy New Year! Guardedly, of course… On New Year’s Eve I always get weird. I think about my failures, for there’ve been more of those than successes. I think about my wife, […]
Dan Ryan is a photojournalist and poet. You can see more of his work at Brisbane Graphic Arts Museum (http://brisbanegraphicartsmuseum.
com), and on Flickr (https://www.flickr.com/photos/pictopticon/). He lives in Brisbane, California.
Hey, at least it’s not an infomercial… I’ve just completed my first photography book, a major (meaning ‘large’) work called “Tokyo Panic Stories” which presents Tokyo street life in pictures and words. […]
Yeah, happy, happy, happy and all that shit… The blade runner time didn’t start this year, no flying cars, but we have more artificial people than ever. Many of them are running […]
But I often scream, long and loud, from the dark depths within a naïve man who still mourns the death of the American Dream, and stands guard over the lilies and crocuses […]
It’s how we practice flying… Some people are able to just skip through life and look good doing it… (Brisbane, California, April 2019. See my other work here and here.)
Codename: McDonald’s Hamburger Eyes Because I live about two miles south of the San Francisco city and county line, my photographic work continues to evolve and to benefit from the rich cultural, […]
“It’s easy to be a holy man on the top of a mountain”… Tuesday I was in this pre-apocalyptic part of San Francisco right next to the 101 freeway that’s a mixture […]
Be your happy self, peoples… If you’ve seen this column before, you know what it’s about. If you haven’t, you’ll figure it out quickly. So I’m just going to get right to […]
Codename: Homeless Dancing Albinism Photographically speaking, I had a great week. It was full of the brief but enriching encounters with people that drive home to me why I’m a photojournalist. Even […]