Photographs & Interviews by Lisa M. Hamilton
Los Angeles Times
"Slices of rural life"
San Francisco Chronicle
"Exhibition sees beauty of rural California"
"Rural Doesn’t Equal Empty: Lisa M. Hamilton’s ‘I See Beauty in This Life’"
NPR.org "The Picture Show"
"A Mom And A Baby Find Out What's Really Rural In California"
Columbia Journalism Reivew
"How I got that story"
"Finding 'Real Rural' in California"
The San Francisco Chronicle
"California's Real Rural Tells Hidden Stories"
"Dazzling Scenes from the Rest of California"
KQED Forum with Michael Krasny
"The Real Rural California Project"
The California Report
"Real Rural Project Aims to Bridge Stereotypical Divides"
KALW Crosscurrents, Transportation Nation
"Take BART to rural California"
"Photo project takes commuters to a California they’ve forgotten"
The Bay Citizen
"Photographer Captures the Hidden World of Rural California"
The Salinas Californian
"Salinas Valley farmworker co-op featured in rural storytelling project"
The Eureka Times-Standard
"Local faces featured in Bay Area public art project; installation seeks to bridge gap between urban, rural Californians"
The Riverside Press-Enterprise
"RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Two residents featured in San Francisco"
"Real Rural, Meet the City"
High Country News
"Photojournalist Lisa Hamilton explores rural California"
"Rural ads send a message to BART riders"
"Series Offers a Glimpse into 'Real Rural' California"