We all like to think that pictures tell their own stories. Behind each picture is a story, a piece of my biography. As James Joyce wrote, every telling has a tailing, and that’s the he and the she of it. His branches lofty have taken root. Pieces of me in each and every picture, or at … More A 1000 Words (Or Language of the Outlaw)
Since about 2011, I have been traveling back to my hometown of Denver, CO to make photographs. I am in the midst of putting this all together for my next book project, Denver Revisited. I’ve learned a lot going back to Denver to photograph, both about myself and about the city. I can think of many … More That Afternoon
There is a nice review of my exhibition at the Johnson Museum of Art written up in the Ithaca Times. Take a look!!
I can’t tell a lie, sometimes I feel full of confusion and anger. I might even say at times these days feel like more than I can handle, to constantly be confronted by lies and hypocrisy. And to see the things I value in life assaulted by such a corrupt administration. Fucking Bannon and Trump. … More Nevertheless He Persisted
If you scroll back over some of my previous posts, you can see that I recently returned from a month long residency at the MacDowell Colony in New Hampshire. I know I’ve written this here before, but I spent my time at MacDowell working on a book project about my life in Denver, now called Denver … More 35mm Outtakes
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