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Saturday, August 20, 2016

Drought Fueled Blue Cut Fire near the Cajon Pass, Phelan, and Wrightwood, California

This photo made the New York Times -Lens - Photos of the Week.
Smoke rises from a burned out grove of trees at the Blue Cut wildfire in Wrightwood, California on August 17, 2016.  AFP PHOTO / JONATHAN ALCORN

A rabbit sits under a bush during the Blue Cut wildfire in Phelan, California on August 17, 2016.  AFP PHOTO / JONATHAN ALCORN

Friday, July 29, 2016

The Sand Fire Near Los Angeles is Now 85 Percent Contained

The massive Sand Fire, which has burned more than 38,800 acres in the Santa Clarita hillsides, is now 85 percent contained. These are someof my photos from the front lines last Sunday

Monday, June 20, 2016

Fires And Record Heat In Los Angeles

Smoke is seen in the San Gabriel Mountains as two fires burn during record-setting temperatures on the hottest day of a brutal three-day heat wave, causing widespread power outages, wildfires, and prompting officials to issue excessive heat warnings.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Sen. Bernie Sanders on California Primary Election Night

Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at Barker Hangar at Santa Monica, California after losing the California Democratic Primary. ©Jonathan Alcorn/AFP

Friday, January 15, 2016

Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project

Happy to announce my image from the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project (on assignment for Westbound Communications) made the cut for the 2015 Engineering News-Record year in construction photos contest

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

PIX2015 - Jonathan Alcorn

I'm so excited and honored to be one of the speakers at PIX2015. On Oct  6 my presentation on the evolution of news photography will be kicking off the festivities in Seattle! Special thanks to DPREVIEW and Samsung for including me with this amazing group of photographers. Please check out this little write up by DPREVIEW here
Firestorm ©Jonathan Alcorn

Swift Water Rescue ©Jonathan Alcorn

UCLA Flooded by Water Main Break ©Jonathan Alcorn

Wildfire burn homes ©Jonathan Alcorn