Day 2/365: Photo Challenge

Day 2/365: Photo Challenge

Lion Benton Park in Columbia, Mo.


Day 1/365: Photo Challenge

Day 1/365: Photo Challenge

Cadence is a six-year-old American Bulldog. She was rescued from the Belleville Area Humane Society four years ago.

Selection of self-developed B&W film

Here is a look at some of my B&W developed images. These were shot with an Canon AE-1, my first real camera.

Spec update

Well, this semester has been more time consuming than I originally thought, so spec is on the back burner. If my applications don’t end well, the new plan is to get a menial… Continue reading

On to bigger and better things. The scary road ahead.

Well, well. Looks like I’ve completed my goals for the last year: I interned at two magazines here in Columbia, Mo., had photos published in those magazines and improved my technical skills. I’m… Continue reading

Almost ready to start over…again

Well, I have a new job to get me through these last couple of months of school. I must say that it is horrible. It is obvious that I am ridiculously over qualified… Continue reading

Why is it that…

Why is it that every time I go to an important photo shoot it is either: cloudy, raining or dark!? I mean I guess I should look on the bright side and think… Continue reading

American Royal here I come!

Just got word the assignment for the American Royal BBQ Festival in KC is approved. I’ll be heading over there next weekend. I feel utterly prepared after spending so much time with my… Continue reading


Well, I posted an ad on Craigslist and have gotten a decent amount of interest.  Phase II of Spec: Send out flyers on the Mizzou Campus. I figure the First Published Issue will be… Continue reading

New e-zine: Speck.

So I’m starting my own art magazine here in CoMo. I call it Speck. It will feature local artists. Anyone interested?

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