A Day in Gay America, 2011: Work
8:45AM Newark, N.J. Flight attendant Heath Granas on board a flight. "I had diva Joan Rivers onboard my flight -- what a treat," she says. "She's such a trip (no pun intended!)"
10:33AM Brooklyn, N.Y. Jacy Topps developing a online marketing campaign for a new client.
10:35AM Canon City, Colo. Officer Cyrus "C.J." Youngs at work.
10:52AM Los Angeles, Calif. Women and men from the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center's Seniors Services department volunteering for Project Angel Food, which provides free meals for people affected by HIV/AIDS, cancer and other illnesses. The Center Angels are a group of women and men ages 50 and up who take part in regular volunteer service projects.
11:30AM Fairfield, Calif. Lt.Col. Mike Butler waits in line for takeoff from Travis Air Force Base in a USAF KC-10 Extender.
12:00PM Northern Calif. Veterinary assistant Cameron Osborne grabs a little play time before heading to work.
1:10PM Los Angeles, Calif. Actor George Takei participates in a board meeting of the trustees of the Japanese American National Museum.
4:28PM Northern Calif. This photo reflects my life and some might say, my attitude. The images are from Lebanon, where I visited for the first time in 2010. I have been photographing since 1969, when I first moved to San Francisco. The book is the latest I have work in: Arab & Arab American Feminisms – Gender, Nation, & Belonging (Eds. Abdulhadi, Alsultany, Naber, Syracuse University Press). The snake bracelet signifies my belly dancing and my going out dancing in general. — Happy/L.A. Hyder
8:35PM Guffey, CO Audiobook recording engineer Karen Wolfer looks over the latest audiobook from Dog Ear Audio in her home studio.