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Recent 1st Place Awards


Was thrilled finding out that I received 1st Place in CWRU and Tri-C’s Martin Luther King Jr Essay Reflection Competition with my image of “A Child’s Joy.” This shot was […]

Browns Training Camp!


Had an amazing time checking out Cleveland Browns training camp yesterday in Berea. There is definitely a buzz surrounding this team and it was great watching Baker, Tyrod, Myles, Jarvis […]

Controlled Burn with Richfield FD


I had the opportunity to shoot a controlled burn training drill with the Richfield and Bath Township Fire Departments. The homeowner wanted to start from scratch and rebuild so the […]

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 […]