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Viewfinder: Brendon Burton

Photographer Brendon Burton grew in up in the small town of Myrtle Creek, Oregon (population 3,439), but now says that “no city is big enough” for him.  His photos, however, are mostly set in rural places outside of Portland.  Burton’s…

Review: ‘Stray Dog’

Ron “Stray Dog” Hall defies stereotypes in this slice-of-life documentary about a Vietnam veteran in rural Missouri created by Debra Granik, director of Winter’s Bone. It’s a quiet film of a compassionate warrior…

Editor’s Note: Slow-Rate Rendezvous

The only Zip codes in America that didn’t have accounts for the “have-an-affair” website are rural. Unfortunately, that probably tells us more about our technology than our morals.