David Gilkey http://publicradioeast.org en 1,000 Words: A Pet Reindeer In Nome, Alaska http://publicradioeast.org/post/1000-words-pet-reindeer-nome-alaska A pet reindeer in a pickup truck. The reindeer's name: Velvet Eyes. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:13:00 +0000 David Gilkey 29777 at http://publicradioeast.org 1,000 Words: A Pet Reindeer In Nome, Alaska What I Saw: A Photographer's Last Dispatch From The Philippines http://publicradioeast.org/post/what-i-saw-photographers-last-dispatch-philippines <em>NPR photographer David Gilkey has photographed in extreme situations — from the surge in Afghanistan, to bombings in Gaza, to the tsunami in Japan, but he was shocked at what he saw in the village of Barangay 68 in Tacloban City, Philippines.</em><p>Nothing could have prepared me for what I was going to find when I arrived.<p>"Barangay," loosely translated, means a neighborhood or village and Barangay 68 is just one of the tiny hamlets that make up greater Tacloban City in the central Philippines. The village was devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.<p>A wall of debris blocked the streets. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 13:03:00 +0000 David Gilkey 28217 at http://publicradioeast.org What I Saw: A Photographer's Last Dispatch From The Philippines Looking Back To Move Forward: 13 Years Of Photographing Afghanistan http://publicradioeast.org/post/looking-back-move-forward-13-years-photographing-afghanistan <em><strong>Editor's note:</strong> On his most recent trip to Afghanistan, NPR staff photographer David Gilkey shot this personal iPhone photo essay in his downtime. Mon, 22 Jul 2013 15:04:00 +0000 David Gilkey 19260 at http://publicradioeast.org Looking Back To Move Forward: 13 Years Of Photographing Afghanistan Dashing Through The Snow ... With A Reindeer In A Pickup Truck? http://publicradioeast.org/post/dashing-through-snow-reindeer-pickup-truck As a photographer working for NPR, I travel the globe covering assignments with our reporters and correspondents. The logistics of getting into a place can be brutal, and rarely do photographs "just happen" without a tremendous amount of time and effort.<p>On a recent trip to Nome, Alaska, NPR correspondent <a href="http://www.npr.org/people/105678418/quil-lawrence">Quil Lawrence</a> and I were covering <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/05/28/186454092/searching-for-veterans-on-alaskas-remote-edges">the challenges veterans face</a> getting care and services in remote places. Tue, 28 May 2013 15:02:00 +0000 David Gilkey 15036 at http://publicradioeast.org Dashing Through The Snow ... With A Reindeer In A Pickup Truck? Photojournalist ProFile: 'You Have To Be In The Middle Of It.' http://publicradioeast.org/post/photojournalist-profile-you-have-be-middle-it <strong>My name...</strong> <em>David Gilkey</em><br /> <strong>NPR employee since...</strong><em> 2007<br /></em><strong>Public radio listener since...</strong><em> I was a kid and my dad drove me to school. Fri, 24 May 2013 20:38:00 +0000 David Gilkey 14846 at http://publicradioeast.org Photojournalist ProFile: 'You Have To Be In The Middle Of It.'