The start of something new — FlakPhoto Digest.
We’re developing a new project, a weekly newsletter focused on photography + visual culture recommendations carefully curated from across the Web. You know, the good stuff that deserves a closer look. FlakPhoto Digest is currently in closed beta and will be available to the public later this year. You can request an invite by subscribing below.
Shawn Rocco is a staff photojournalist with the News & Observer in Raleigh, North Carolina, and an adjunct professor in the Journalism School at UNC-Chapel Hill. Raised in Yonkers and then Goshen, New York, he graduated from SUNY Plattsburgh with a BA in environmental science and a minor in photography. He's received awards for his photography and multimedia from the National Press Photographers Association, Southern Short Course, Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, and the North Carolina Press Photographers Association. In 2011 he was named Photographer of the Year by the NCPPA. In 2012, work from his Cellular Obscura was exhibited in a solo show at the Ackland Museum Store Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC, and group shows at: Haverford College, Haverford, Pa., Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, Va., Project Basho's Onward Compé 2012, Philadelphia, Pa., and VAE's Contemporary South in Raleigh, NC. He lives in Raleigh with his wife Joanna and their dog Cooper.
Posted on Friday, August 3, 2012.
Editor's Note: This photo appears in FRESH: The Wall / The Page / The Internet »
Mom and Dad, 2004
Man in Black Car, 2008
Untitled, (shapes), 2010
Are you promoting a photography project? Share it with Flak Photo's global audience by placing a graphic advertisement in this space. For details about banner ads, media partnerships or other inquiries, contact editor Andy Adams »