It was a day in early October. A Saturday afternoon around 3 o’clock.

The restaurant, perched on the end of a pier in Stonington, Connecticut was half-filled with people having a late lunch or a few drinks as they listened to a jazz quartet. The main room, which included both…

West Texas.

I want to love Texas, I really do, but I have to wonder about it sometimes. I don’t get the politics. I went there a few months ago to try to figure it out myself and I left only more confused than when I arrived.

The people you meet while…

After the attack. The U.S. Capitol on the morning of January 9, 2021

At the end of July, the special congressional committee looking into the events of January 6 at the U.S. Capitol, held its first public hearing. …

The Faroe Islands.

The Faroe Islands are often shrouded in low clouds and fog. North Atlantic sea smoke.

Here is a reflection on a visit there in black and white.

If you visit the Faroe Islands the best way to make the most of your trip is to set out on foot. You may start in the sunshine, but you may finish above the cloud line.

Here’s a photo essay on my treks across the archipelago.

The Faroe Islands

In the North Atlantic, floating between Iceland and Scotland, is the archipelago of the Faroe Islands.

Here’s what I found when I visited earlier this summer.

The ever-changing landscape of Iceland is captivating and perhaps easier to take in if viewed in black and white.

Here’s a monochrome photo essay.

The Icelandic horse is a unique breed. It has been a key to survival, over the centuries, for people living in a harsh landscape and it helps define the character of the Iceland of today.

See a full photo essay.

Naomi Osaka is at the center of the world stage and wants to be there on her own terms.

At the end of this month, she is scheduled to be in New York for the U.S. Open, the final big tournament of the year. She will take the court after…

Saigon alley restaurant row.

There is often no way to explain a suicide for those left behind. Not even a note tells the full story. There is damage done to those who knew or loved the person who took their own life. There are always questions. Should I have known? What did I fail…

Dean Pagani

Photojournalism for Brands and Ideas.

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