I’ve spent most of the last 8-10 months finishing two book projects and starting a third. With these things behind me, and those first two books on the market, I’ve started to reengage my pictures from Indonesia. The seeds were planted in 2011, but really between 2014-2016, I pursued a number of large projects in … More The Newest Ones
Almost exactly three years ago today, I left to work on a project in Indonesia. I spent a few weeks in Bali and Lombok before heading for Java. I worked in three different cities in Java – Yogyakarta, Bandung, and Jakarta – for four months. I was working on fellowship from the American Institute for … More From Start to Finish
The past few years I’ve been bouncing my photographic pursuits back and forth between Denver and Indonesia. I just recently returned from a month long residency at the MacDowell Colony in New Hampshire. I spent my time there trying to transform a large pile of prints and notes into a draft for my next book, … More Excerpts from the City Journals
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This wasn’t a good day. It was all talk of walls and hatred. I’m not sure I can survive the next four years, the Trump administration might break me. Today the Trump administration declared an official war on the media, and really publicly came out with a blatant disregard for facts and honesty. It took … More Fear and Anxiety
I just returned home from a month long residency at the MacDowell Colony in New Hampshire. I feel like it was a really productive time for me. I focused primarily on a book project I am trying to put together with some pictures I’ve made in Denver the past few years. I worked on putting … More Theater for the New City
This past August, I spent a couple of weeks in Jakarta conducting business. One grey, dreary, hot, and humid afternoon, I broke from the norm and walked to a Pizza Hut up the street from my hotel for a quick lunch. I remember the feeling of the day well. It was grey and harsh, and … More By the Pizza Hut