About the Project:
Painful Election: A newbie's guide to shooting along the campaign trail. Baltimore City Paper photo editor J.M. Giordano talks about what it’s like shooting the campaigns and conventions for the first time with one camera. Swimming with the big fish and being awkward around the celebrities of the media world.
About the Photographer:
J.M. Giordano is an award-winning photojournalist based in Baltimore. His work has been featured in GQ, The Guardian, The Telegraph, Washington Post, The Baltimore City Paper, i-D Magazine, Discovery Channel Inc., Rolling-Stone, XLR8R. His work, from the Struggle series is in the permanent collections at the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and the Reginald Lewis Museum. In 2015 he was short-listed for the National Gallery's Outwin Boochever Portrait Prize. This is his first election he is covering.