Photo Journal: Preston Gannaway's Leap Of Faith

Oct 21, 2013
"Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea" is a visual essay exploring the changing character of a working-class seaside community. The work explores residents' relationship to the natural environment and an American neighborhood that has become a collision of class. It's the first book by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Preston Gannaway.
"Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea" is a visual essay exploring the changing character of a working-class seaside community. The work explores residents' relationship to the natural environment and an American neighborhood that has become a collision of class. It's the first book by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Preston Gannaway.

DURHAM, NC (October 21, 2013) – In this latest installment of Jim Colton's NPPA Photo Journal, he talks with photojournalist Preston Gannaway about her Kickstarter funded book "Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea," her early photographic influences, her Pulitzer Prize-winning work, and the recent leap of faith she made by leaving a job to dive into the freelancing pool. 

Preston Gannaway's "Leap Of Faith" begins online here.