I’ve always been fascinated by the perspective and reality photography can create and those occasions when it’s a bit distorted.
Today’s appearance by Sally Yates and James Clapper before the Senate subcommittee investigating alleged ties between Russia and administration officials in the Trump administration offers one such opportunity for photographic reflection.
It was an earnest and dignified environment captured by the image.
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates (R) listens as former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies on May 8, 2017, before the US Senate Judiciary Committee. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images
Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.