A say on pay

Design / Jun. 10, 2011

Never built

Design, Photo / May. 27, 2011

To illustrate the cover story about architecture/CRE projects that were planned but never executed, I mashed up a post-cival war plan for a gothic tower Memorial Bridge with a photo I took of the actual Memorial Bridge that was built in the 1920s. I was really hoping to shoot the bridge from the opposite side so you could see the Lincoln in the distance, but it was just impossible since the Virginia side is pretty heavily wooded.

Rising defaults

Design / Apr. 15, 2011

National airport flight exemptions

Design / Apr. 1, 2011


I brought a little BusinessWeek into this graphic showing the destinations and number of flights that are currently exempt from National airport’s 1,250-mile limit.

Five projects that will transform Washington

Design / Feb. 25, 2011


OK, it’s cliché … I was in a bind.

Making the (green) grade

Design / Feb. 23, 2011

A quick illustration for a Green Prints column in On Site about grading commercial buildings’ greenness.

Another spread from this issue after the jump »

2011 Book of Lists cover

Design / Dec. 17, 2010


Photo of the Metro tunnel out to Tysons by the venerable Joanne S. Lawton.