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University Hospitals Memorial Service


A difficult story I photographed last weekend for cleveland.com and The Plain Dealer, covering the families who lost their embryos in the UH fertility clinic failure. https://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2018/05/families_mourn_at_service_for.html

Facebook Live from Indonesia


Orangutans share 97% of the same DNA and genetics as humans; but our commonalities won’t protect their precarious futures. With only 60,000 orangutans left in the wild, the sad reality […]

A Silver Lining


A few weeks ago, I entered my photo essay on the Guilin Chinese fishermen to the World Nomads Scholarship competition. Thousands of people entered with the grand prize winning a […]

A Friend in the Avatar Forest


I returned from hiking Zhangjiajie with swollen knees and all I wanted was some ibuprofen and a cold beer. I settled into the one foot tall chair on the hotel […]

“Letting Tradition Live” Photo Submission


Attached is my full photo submission to the World Nomads Travel Photography Contest, with the winner receiving a paid for trip to Myanmar under the study of acclaimed photographer, Richard […]

“A Child’s Joy”


Was pleasantly surprised finding out that I received 1st Place in the Staff/Faculty category of CWRU and Tri-C’s Martin Luther King Jr Essay Reflection Competition with my image of “A […]

Running Down a Dream


Over the past year, I’ve been considering what it would take to combine my passions into a different career path. A job in a helping field, in a place where […]

Halloween Tree


A heavy fog rolled through and it felt as if we were in a dream. Visibility worsened as a silent field of tombstones appeared around the bend. As we got […]

The Runner


Do you have that one friend that is truly inspiring? I was hiking on the Towpath in Cuyahoga Valley a few weeks back when a jogger raced by and all […]

Along the Towpath Trail

Backpacker Magazine Photo Contest


I was finally notified by Backpacker Magazine that this Crater Lake image took 1st place in their national contest. The prize is a DXO digital camera along with being published […]