Clary Estes

Photographer, Writer
          
KY Governor's School for the Arts 2018 comes to a close
Nationality: United States of America
Biography: Clary Estes is a documentary photographer from Central Kentucky who works internationally on stories about the human condition.
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KY Governor's School for the Arts 2018 comes to a close
clary estes
Jul 9, 2018

For the Last 3-weeks I have been working with some of the best up and coming young, high school aged photographers with Kentucky's Governor's School for the Arts. They worked incredibly hard to grow as photographers, as well as people, and I couldn't be more proud of them. Here is a sampling of the work they produced in just 3-weeks!

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Calm Before The Storm: Rural Hospital Workforce Pushed To The Breaking Point When Treating COVID-19

By Clary Estes — “At first they said COVID-19 was an airborne thing, so I was provided with one N95 respirator mask.” Says a nurse working in a rural..
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Calm Before The Storm: Rural Hospitals Brace For The Coronavirus Surge

By Clary Estes — This is Part 1 of a 4 part series on rural hospital preparedness. Calm Before The Storm: Rural Hospitals Brace For The Coronavirus Surge Rural..
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States Are Being Forced Into Bidding Wars To Get Medical Equipment To Combat Coronavirus

By Clary Estes — "As the bidding wars between states drive the prices of medical equipment ever upward, it is hard to not see the entire situation as a form of..
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What The Relationship Between Blood Type And Coronavirus Susceptibility Means For Future Treatments

By Clary Estes — A new  study that has come out of China claims to have found that people with type A blood may be more susceptible to the novel Coronavirus..
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How The COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic Is Impacting Rural America

By Clary Estes — Patrons of Rooster Brew, a brewpub located in the small town of Paris, in rural Bourbon County, Kentucky, were upbeat and laughing Friday night...
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Interview with Hans Madej - Standing Between the Old and the New

By Clary Estes — Hans Madej is a man locked in the tesseract of history. Through his work he explores how the echoes of our familial and social past resonates..
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Creating A Culture Of Recovery To Fight Addiction In Appalachia

By Clary Estes — A small sign reading “Dulcimers Made Here” leads into the  Appalachian School of Luthiery in downtown Hindman, Kentucky, a small..
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How Puppies Could Help Reduce Prison Recidivism

By Clary Estes — It is a starkly and bitterly cold winter morning in Peewee Valley, Kentucky, just outside of Louisville. The quaint brick houses along Ash Avenue..
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The Narcotic Farm And The Little Known History America’s First Prison For Drug Addicts

By Clary Estes — As you drive along the picturesque rolling hills of central Kentucky horse country you may unexpectedly pass by a leviathan of a building draped in..
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Opinion: A reflection on my conversation with Stephen Mayes

By Clary Estes — Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or..
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Opinion: Reflecting on The Four Corners Project

By Clary Estes — Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or..
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Nina Postica - The Carpet

By Clary Estes — Nina Postica remembers her time as a deportee in Siberia when her mother was forced to sell their beloved Moldovan carpet in exchange for a bucket..
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Catching a Fire - Lesia Maruschak

By Clary Estes — I recently got to talk with Lesia Maruschak about her etherial work on Holodomor, the Soviet Era Ukrainian Famine. “Words are so complicated..
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Healthy Times Ep. 57: Clary Estes

By Clary Estes — I sat down with the Healthy Times radio show to talk about the media's coverage of the opioid epidemic in America. Healthy Times Ep. 57: Clary..
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Hemp Moves into Growth Mode

By Clary Estes — Kentucky is well positioned to meet growing demand for newly legalized hemp   Hemp Moves into Growth Mode – Lane Report | Kentucky..
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Pet Therapy, Patient Benefit

By Clary Estes — Humans aren’t the only caregivers working in Kentucky health-care facilities. Across the state, facilities from nursing homes to hospital..
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This wrestling villain praises Hillary and invokes Obamacare. Meet the Progressive Liberal, who’s body-slamming his way through Trump country

By Clary Estes — This wrestling villain praises Hillary and invokes Obamacare. Meet the Progressive Liberal, who’s body-slamming his way through Trump country..
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On Death

By Clary Estes —         Group Show 58: On Death           Group Show #58: On Death is an online photography exhibition..
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Health Care: The Pain of Losing Employees

By Clary Estes — Beyond the tragedy for thousands of Kentucky families, opioid abuse and overdose deaths are a problem for state businesses working to find and keep..
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Stories from the Needle Exchange - Interview 3

By Clary Estes — "My surgeon was the one who told me to watch on TV how to shoot up..." The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department was one of the first..
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Stories from the Needle Exchange - Interview 2

By Clary Estes — "I started with methamphetamines and then heroin was there one day..." The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department was one of the first..
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Nina Postica - The Carpet

By Clary Estes — Nina Postica remembers her time as a deportee in Siberia when her mother was forced to sell their beloved Moldovan carpet in exchange for a bucket..
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Stories from the Needle Exchange - Interview 1

By Clary Estes — "I have seen people sitting in a room and there's four people in the room and one needle." The Lexington-Fayette County Health..
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How far can you push yourself? For these ultra marathoners, a long, long way.

By Clary Estes — How far can you push yourself? For these ultra marathoners, a long, long way. The inaugural War Hammer 100 is just one example of events helping..
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