Richard M. Hackett, photo editor at The Longmont Times-Call, picks his 2011 Photos of the Year.
Lewis Geyer, staff photographer at The Longmont Times-Call, picks his 2011 Photos of the Year.
Joshua Buck, staff photographer at The Longmont Times-Call, picks his 2011 Photos of the Year.
With a cry from its commander to “light this fire one more time,” the last shuttle — Atlantis — thundered into orbit Friday, July 8, 2011 on a cargo run that will close out three decades of NASA’s shuttle and usher in a period of uncertainty for America’s space program. It was the 135th shuttle flight since the inaugural mission in 1981.
Every so often an assignment occurs that will stick with a journalist forever. The story we worked on previewing a visit of the Liberty Belle, a World War II B-17 bomber, was one of those assignments for me.
Powerful storms swept through the mid-west leaving paths of destruction. More than 900 people suffered injuries in Sunday’s tornado in Joplin, Mo., which is now considered the nation’s single-deadliest in six decades. Here is a collection of photos via the Associated Press.
The theme for this special publication changes annually and the staff of the Times-Call chose this time to profile 100 people. Please, meet a few of your neighbors in this special presentation.
Longmont Times-Call staff photographer Joshua Buck shares his 2010 Photos of the Year.
The Longmont Times-Call Photography Editor Richard M. Hackett shares his 2010 Photos of the Year.
Longmont Times-Call staff photographer Lewis Geyer shares his 2010 Photos of the Year.
Update: I’m going to try and get back on the bandwagon here. I’m sorry to say (no I’m not) that my old iPhone finally bit the dust. I’m trying my best to keep this fancy new one looking new. It takes better photos and video, too! Anyway, the recap of how this whole thing got started is below.
We Americans lost another hero last week. Allen Dale June was not an ordinary World War II veteran. One of only 29 original Navajo Code Talkers during WWII, he and his brothers helped create unbreakable military radio codes using their native tongue. Allen Dale June died Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010 in Prescott, Ariz. He was [...]
It’s that time a year again when the sports desk sends the email that they’ve picked the Athletes of the Year. It’s also that time a year when we brainstorm possible locations, themes and new ways to create the portraits.
Here I am sitting along the third baseline. I can’t believe the first baseball assignment has arrived. The wind is howling, the clouds rolling in and, of course, three pairs of gloves wait in the truck. At least I brought my hat.
As journalists we often count the passing of time in our careers not in years, but by how many times we have covered an assignment.
As the world watches the events in Haiti unfold after a devastating earthquake and subsequent tremors, I keep wondering if the little Haitian baby I met in 2006 survived.
In an effort to deliver photographs, multimedia and overall snippets from the photography staff at the Longmont Times-Call, we have developed timescallmedia.com. We encourage you to come back time and again to view our photographic work, as well as multimedia produced by our staff. Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section, e-mail [...]
A collection of photographs chosen by the photography staff at The Longmont Times-Call representing the best of 2009.