Photojournalism Projects

This section showcases the J210 New Photography course run by professor Ken Light.

Fasting For Freedom

The Freedom Fast called on Wendy’s to join the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ Fair Food Program, which has improved working…

2727 California Street

On the corner of a Berkeley residential neighbourhood is a nonprofit art space named after its address: 2727 California Street….

A day with the Coast Guard

Each day the United States Coast Guard patrols our harbors ensuring that our waterways are open for business and safe…

City Lights

Collecting Dust

Curling is a sport!!!!

When we think about the Bay Area, winter sports don’t immediately come to mind. It turns out that one of…

#bloom

All around us there are wildflowers, rose gardens and green spaces teeming with people. But in the era of smartphones,…

Campus Cleanup by Cal’s Youngest Bears

Cal’s smallest students visited UC Berkeley’s bustling main campus on Earth Day to help clean up litter that college students leave behind….

Generations

As part of the Dawes Act of 1887, Frank Woodruff and Betty May Woodruff were allotted 160 acres of land just along…

Commuting to Goal

Alonzo Del Mundo plays for the San Jose Earthquakes U18’s in the youth academy. Travel differentiates him and his teammates:…

Fighting Back Against Parkinsons

Last Days of Richmond Horse Stable

This is not an ideal place to keep your horses but many horse owners in Richmond use it as a…

Up & Down

San Francisco’s cable cars are one of the city’s main attractions. Of the 23 lines that once zigzagged through San…

Roll On You Bears

California Golden Bears mascot Oski is a central part of game days in Berkeley. Oski can be found roaming the…

San Francisco’s Trees

Trees are a common feature of contemporary cities, embedded in the infrastructure and cultural landscape. The images here explore the…

Teri Wright

Teri Wright is a transgender woman in Arkansas who lost her health coverage after a Federal Judge in Texas issued…

Vincent

The photo essay follows Vincent, a Catholic priest living in San Jose, California. These photos were all shot in one…

Day At The Races

The Golden Gate Fields racetrack is more than just horse races; it’s a microcosm of the bay areas diverse community….

The Starry Plough

The Starry Plough is an Irish Pub on Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley. Not only are they a classic pub that…

Geary in Obscurity

Every day, countless people make their way up and down Geary, one of the longest and busiest streets in San…

Bay Neon

Neon signs once illuminated the San Francisco Bay Area. As they break, burn out, or are taken down by new…

Tailgating with the Raider Nation

The Oakland Raiders have one of the most loyal fan bases in professional sports and if you’ve ever been to…

Seven Summits in San Francisco

Blair Lockhart is an ultra-marathon runner. As a part of Lockhart’s training for her 50-mile race, she ran to the…