Peruse: v. to examine, look over or through, to study.
Picture: n. a design or representation made by various means (as painting, drawing, or photography), a description so vivid or graphic as to suggest a mental image or give an accurate idea of something
This historic presidential campaign has been followed closely – not just by us Obama fans and journalists, but by some wonderful photographers. I’ve seen some remarkable photos already, but Scout Tufankjian’s are among the very best, the most evocative. She even did a whole collection on the Secret Service men who kept him safe.
Her book, Yes We Can, is coming out next month, but meanwhile check out the couple hundred photos on her website. I can’t show you a sample, so take a look at her website.
Obama in St. Louis today – ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND attended!
Wall to wall people – as far as the eye can see…
Visualize President Obama!
Some amazing photos were posted yesterday and today on DailyKos regarding Obama’s visit to Berlin. Al Rodgers collected some truly wonderful ones:
My favorite post on the subject was by blogger MLDB who has two pre-schoolers. After dinner last night they were playing in the other room and things were quiet enough the parents asked what was going on. “Obama is speaking,” said one. The other said “Help get the stadium filled.” On investigation, this is what was going on: