After traveling 6.5 yrs & 4.9 billion miles, NASA’s Messenger began its orbit around Mercury yesterday.
In 2002, I went to Japan for the first time with my friend Yuka. We spent time in Kawaguchi-ko, where I took this picture of Mt. Fuji. Kawaguchi-ko is the epi-center of the one of the most recent earthquakes. Yuka still does not know if her family’s house there has been destroyed. Meanwhile, other family members are […]
While I was off grid, I found this note pinned to a telephone pole on the side of a country road that led to the ocean. It was carefully covered in plastic against the weather, but the tacks were rusted and the ink had turned brown–the paper had been there for months, maybe a year. […]
Captain Pollard & The Whaleship Essex.
Animated by Eric Power/Music by Jeremy Messersmith
Sometimes you wake up and notice the letter Z is everywhere.