Getting the news out to the public can be a mix of fun and excitement. Sometimes it’s hard; sometimes it’s emotional.
And sometimes, it can be down right intimidating.
As a reporter in Kentucky, I was eager to join up with law enforcement one day after receiving a call about an indoor marijuana-growing operation in my hometown. The officers invited me along and told me I was welcome to take pictures of the enterprise, the likes of which hadn’t been seen in the area before.
I showed up with two cameras in tow, a notebook and several pens.