The Fortieth Parallel featured in Big Red & Shiny!
The July issue of Boston's online art journal Big Red & Shiny features a video interview with yours truly and an essay about The Fortieth Parallel. Shane Godfrey, Meg Elkinton,... Read more
The third shipment of rewards have been sent!
On Sunday I sent out another batch of Print Rewards. I am having so much fun printing and packing up the prints that maybe I should work in... Read more
Illinois and Indiana, the last seven pictures...
The day after Christmas I left Rochester, NY for Illinois and Indiana to make the last seven pictures on the project. As most of you know, this was the day... Read more
Press about the Fortieth Parallel
Since my update the other day the project has been gathering steam around the internet. It was first posted on PetaPixel which led to many others, including the Discovery Channel, Cool... Read more
Thanks so much and what is left to do...
This fall has been a whirlwind--between teaching four classes and preparing a conference--and I am pleased now to bring you this update. The summer portion of the project... Read more
Utah is finished! Heading to Colorado.
Hello from Roosevelt, Utah!
Since the big hike last weekend the locations have been relatively easy. They have been in dry lake beds, desert valleys, or mountain tops with roads... Read more
Nevada Completed! Tomorrow Utah.
Greetings from Ely, Nevada!
On Tuesday this week my friend Larry joined me in my adventure. I knew that Nevada's 118° West was the most remote of all the locations,... Read more
Progress.... into Nevada!
I have been making excellent progress so far. The second of the challenging confluences is done. I had attempted this location, West 120°, in March and it proved... Read more
123° West Longitude
Yesterday I made it to 123° West, this was one of the most challenging hikes of the trip. The route was only 3 miles round trip, but there was no... Read more
Half way to the west coast!
Yesterday, I left Cambridge and started my journey to California. Thank you all for the support in making this happen. I have dreamed of this trip for so long that... Read more
Tales from the Fortieth Parallel: The First Picture
For about six years, I kept the idea of this project under wraps. I shared it with a few friends, but wanted to make a picture before spreading the word.... Read more
Unbelievably fast!!! Thanks All!
I am amazed at how fast the project has reached its goal. I cannot express how much this means to me to have your support. This project has been a... Read more
Tales from the Fortieth Parallel: Getting to West 81°
It was 1999. I was driving in eastern Ohio searching for 81° west, heading south on a back road surrounded by farmland. I stopped the car right on the 40th... Read more
A great Day 2
Thank you all for your help and support, I am amazed that just after two days we have made it to 40%. Wow, thank you!
Please keep spreading the word,... Read more