Assembly Bill 12 is California legislation that allows foster youth to continue to receive state support from the ages of 18-21, in an effort to ease the transition into adulthood. However, there’s one caveat to AB 12. If a foster
In late July, Brendan Hoffman traveled to Donetsk, Ukraine for Newsweek. A slideshow of his work, along with his written reflections, has just been posted online.
Prime’s Max Whittaker leads the front page of today’s Washington Post with more coverage of California’s unprecedented drought. See more photos and read Joby Warrick’s story at The Washington Post.
I spent Saturday covering the Sand Fire in the Sierra foothills east of Sacramento for Reuters. Currently, the fire has burned 3,800 acres of oak woodland in steep river canyons and surrounding vineyards and is 80 percent contained. Thirteen homes
Reporter Simon Shuster and our own Brendan Hoffman give their first-hand impressions from the MH17 crash site in Ukraine, in this video for TIME.
Brendan Hoffman’s subtle photo from the MH17 crash in Ukraine graces the front page of today’s International New York Times.
Prime’s Pete Muller sends a short video dispatch from the frontline during his latest reporting trip to eastern DR Congo. On assignment for the Washington Post, Pete followed a unit of Congolese soldiers on a jungle operation in response to
Outflow is collaboration between Dominic Bracco II and Brendan Hoffman. Since 2010, they have been exploring the effects of NAFTA, globalization, and cheap labor on Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, and Webster City, Iowa, culminating in extensive documentary projects which paint portraits
I spent five days covering the Rim Fire for both Reuters and The New York Times as it became California’s sixth largest wildfire, burning (as of publication time) 255,858 acres. The fire spread into part of iconic Yosemite National Park,
While the difficult subject of infertility is often discussed, it is usually from the woman’s perspective. I recently worked with The Washington Post Magazine writer Ellen McCarthy and photo editor Bronwen Latimer on the story, “For Men, Infertility Often Becomes
While in Austin two weeks ago, Education Week sent me on a rather interesting assignment: teachers training for their Concealed Handgun License in Clifton, Texas. It’s hard for me to fathom any of my teachers carrying a concealed handgun in
From time to time a nice surprise comes along in the way of a commission for an original photo essay. You know, the kind of 10-page essay in a glossy magazine that the previous photo generation sings ‘remember when’ anthems