In Fred Ritchin's book, Bending the Frame, he explores the concept and role of objectivism among journalists. "There's no standard way of approaching a story. We have to evoke a situation, a truth. This is the poetry of life's reality" (Ritchen 36).
The country voted and a choice was made. The reason I was in D.C. was because the Syracuse University independent student newspaper sent me. What I chose to do while in D.C. was to gravitate more towards exploring beyond the superficial. What ended up happening was a mixture of frustration and reactionary reporting which was not my intention, however, I was still able to create powerful imagery from the experience in the form of photos and film.