Opening Day of the 2012 Major League Baseball Season

The 2012 season begins in Japan with the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics playing two games in the Tokyo Dome March 28 and 29.

Play begins in the United States on April 4 with the Miami Marlins hosting the defending World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals in the Marlins’ new $515 million stadium, Marlins Park.

Inside of a major league baseball © James Friedman

from “Blinding White and Other Colors”

Article about me as “a passionate teacher.”

Photographs and an article about my teaching of photography on 591 Photography Blog. Link to article.

I was the winner of the 2011 Governor’s Award for the Arts in Ohio as an Individual Artist.

I was the 2011 winner of the Governor’s Award for the Arts in Ohio as an Individual Artist. Link to article and video.

My essay on teaching self-portraiture appeared on Sweden’s 591 Photography Blog.

My essay about teaching self-portraiture was featured on 591 Photography Blog, the prominent Swedish photography blog. Link to essay.

New York Times Blog celebrates Valentine’s Day with my “Pleasures and Terrors of Kissing.”

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, The New York Times Lens Blog featured photographs from my series “Pleasures and Terrors of Kissing.” Link to post.

Roaming in Winter

Hippos and Me

Analog photograph--no digital manipulation

Interior Design


Corona, New Mexico