I didn’t come to Ukraine to photograph destruction but I knew it was a possibility. The power of photos is that I don’t have to talk about them. Just look.
In February 2022, I spent the month traveling around Ukraine. Time in Kyiv, Lviv, Uzhharod, and other fascinating towns showed me deep roots and sense of identity. The people were super friendly, very accommodating and worth every moment spent. Unfortunately, looming over us was the … Continue readingLife in Ukraine
There’s nothing like a pandemic shutdown to help you appreciate outdoor activities. In 2020, the inability to go out in public settings changed how we used to do things. In 2019, I went out for two days and took over a thousand photos of these … Continue readingThe 2021 Fort Lauderdale Air Show – Blue Angels, Kirby Chambliss, Michael Wiskus and more
Like any art, watching what other creative people do can be inspiring for its own contributions, how it influences you or how you see it influence others. Today I met a photographer named Andrew Butler. Butler was able to capture the essence of people in … Continue readingThe Photographer
When I was a teen I enjoyed using my Canon AE-1 to take photos but didn’t think much about photography itself. I had some help learning the basics of photography from the journalism teacher and from older friends who were far more in tune with … Continue readingA year back in the saddle