Photography Portfolio - Taidgh Barron
  • Protesters march in a May Day demonstration from Union Square to Foley Square.

  • Protesters march in a May Day demonstration from Union Square to Foley Square.

  • O.G.

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Demonstrators gathered in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn to protest the fatal police shooting of Crown Heights native Saheed Vassell on Utica Avenue and Montgomery Street.

  • Saheed Vassell

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Demonstrators gathered in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn to protest the fatal police shooting of Crown Heights native Saheed Vassell on Utica Avenue and Montgomery Street.

  • 71st Precinct

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Protesters confront NYPD officers stationed outside the 71st Precinct in Crown Heights following the fatal police shooting of Saheed Vassell.

  • Blessing in Union Square

    NEW YORK - Demonstrators assemble in Union Square to hold a vigil for the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination and for Stephon Clark, who was fatally shot by police officers in Sacramento.

  • Blue Versus Young

    NEW YORK - Protesters in Midtown face off with the NYPD at a March against police violence in wake of the fatal shooting of Stephon Clark in Sacramento

  • Blue Klux Klan

    NEW YORK - Black Lives Matter demonstrators march in Midtown protest the police shooting of Stephon Clark

  • Eyes On You

    NEW YORK - A bicycle police officer with the NYPD Stragetic Response Group keeps an eye on Black Lives Matter protesters demonstrating in Midtown against the police shooting of Stephon Clark.

  • Elimination of Benefits

    NEW YORK - Union workers rally outside the offices of Charter Spectrum on E 23rd street to mark the anniversary of the start of an ongoing strike by employees represented by I.B.E.W. Local 3.

  • Arms Are For Hugging

    NEW YORK - Protesters advocating for gun control march down Central Park West as part of nationwide "March for Our Lives" demonstrations in wake of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

  • Strategic Response Group

    NEW YORK - A May Day protester is arrested for walking on the street after being picked out of the crowd by the NYPD Strategic Response Group. First published in The Village Voice, 2017.

  • Black Bloc

    NEW YORK - A bike cop with the NYPD Strategic Response Group arrests a black bloc protester at a May Day demonstration after the group broke off the main demonstration. First published in The Village Voice, 2017.

  • Lookout

    NEW YORK - NYPD officers at Foley Square caught between anti-Trump protesters and pro-Trump counter protesters keep an eye on both groups during May Day demonstrations.

  • Refuse Fascism

    NEW YORK - NYPD officers from Patrol Borough Manhattan South watch protesters from Refuse Fascism as they are escorted out of the blocks surrounding Trump Tower in preparations for President Trump's arrival.

  • Pay Attention

    NEW YORK - Protesters were removed from several blocks surrounding Trump Tower in the hours before the President's arrival in his first trip back to his apartment since being inaugurated.

  • Demask and Frisk

    NEW YORK- NYPD Strategic Response Group officers confiscate a box cutter from a black bloc protester arrested for refusing to remove his mask outside of Washington Square Park on May Day.

  • Step Over

    NEW YORK - Captain Petti of the NYPD Strategic Response Group steps over an Anti-fascist protester arrested on May Day 2017 outside of Washington Square Park for refusing to take off his mask. First published in The Village Voice, 2017.

  • Not My President

    CHICAGO - Protesters blocked the entrance to the Trump International Hotel and Tower following the election of Donald J Trump for the U.S. Presidency.

  • Against Trump (and Pence)

    CHICAGO -- Millennials fearing a Donald Trump-Mike Pence administration would roll back recent gains made for LGBTQ rights, protested in the streets of Chicago in the Loop following the election of Donald Trump to the U.S. Presidency.

  • Under the Tracks

    CHICAGO - Thousands of millennials protested against the election of Donald J Trump to the U.S. Presidency. The protest was organized through a Facebook event created hours after Trump's victory on election day.

  • Sessions

    CLEVELAND -- Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama prepares to speak at the Republican National Convention.

  • Setup

    CLEVELAND -- Journalists and television crews set up their equipment hours before gavel-in at the Republican National Convention.

  • Melania

    CLEVELAND -- Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump greets his wife, Melania, after her speech at the Republican National Convention.

  • Melania's Teleprompter

    CLEVELAND -- The line Melania Trump was accused of plagiarizing from First Lady Michelle Obama, loaded on the teleprompter as she read from it at the Republican National Convention.

  • Bike Officers

    CLEVELAND -- Bicycle police officers monitoring protesters at Public Square during the Republican National Convention.

  • Just Visiting

    CLEVELAND -- A preacher crusading against pornography is counter-protested by a local resident.

  • Tamir

    CLEVELAND -- A sticker posted on a Green Line Rapid train in Cleveland appropriating Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign signage. Tamir Rice, age 12, was fatally shot by Cleveland Police in November of 2014.

  • Trump Kazoo

    CLEVELAND -- A performer from local comedy troupe NotFunnyCLE marches around Public Square downtown mocking Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during the Republican National Convention.

  • Joni Ernst

    CLEVELAND -- Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa was one of the headline speakers on the first night of the Republican National Convention.

  • Rahm

    PHILADELPHIA -- Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel surveys the landscape after the balloons drop at the Democratic National Convention.

  • Stronger

    PHILADELPHIA -- Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton embraces her husband at the conclusion of the Democratic National Convention.

  • Together

    PHILADELPHIA -- Democratic National Committee staffers watch party presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speak on the final day of the convention in the Wells Fargo Center.

  • Balloon Drop

    PHILADELPHIA -- Balloons dropped inside the Wells Fargo Center during the Democratic National Convention at the conclusion of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's speech.

  • The Purple Party

    PHILADELPHIA -- A man dubbed "The Purple Party" stands between clashing conservative and liberal protesters at the Democratic National Convention to defuse the situation.

  • Barred

    PHILADELPHIA -- Bernie Sanders protesters demonstrating at the fence of the security perimeter at the Democratic National Convention.

  • To Be Continued

    PHILADELPHIA -- Delegates for Democratic party presidential candidate Bernie Sanders stormed the media center in protest after Secretary Hillary Clinton won the roll call vote.

  • Flawed

    PHILADELPHIA -- A sympathetic counter-protester at a Bernie or Bust Rally during the Democratic National Convention.

  • Confiscated Tennis Ball

    CLEVELAND -- A police office with a confiscated tennis ball at Public Square during the Republican National Convention. Tennis Balls were banned from the convention.

  • Hawkeye Uprising

    PHILADELPHIA -- A Bernie Sanders delegate from Iowa protesting inside the media tent of the Democratic National Convention during a sit-in protest against Hillary Clinton's nomination.

  • America Was Never Great

    CLEVELAND -- A protester for the Revolutionary Communist Party outside the secure perimeter of the Republican National Committee.

  • Street Medic

    CLEVELAND - A protester carries medical gear at the Republican National Convention.

  • Surrounded

    CLEVELAND -- Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey surrounded by cameramen and journalists on the floor on the Republican National Convention.

  • Biggest Fan

    CLEVELAND -- A child holds a Donald Trump fan on Euclid Avenue during the Republican National Convention.

  • The State of Journalism

    CLEVELAND -- A journalist takes a nap in the media center on the last day of the Republican National Convention.

  • A Smile to Believe In

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Democratic presidential candidate Senator Sanders smiles after shaking hands with a student during a campaign rally at Purdue University.

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