I hate it…..

I hate it…..

I really do believe that everyone I photograph is beautiful. One of the most important things I can do is share this vision with those who are willing to get in front of my camera.

 

We’re on a mission from God

We’re on a mission from God

Latest from last nights Faces of Hope shoot. A youth group from Cincinnati Ohio. Those Ohio kids are making the rest of us look lazy …

 

Hope braids it’s hair

Hope braids it’s hair

This is another image from my most recent Faces of Hope shoot. This group was from Build of Licking County which I was told …

 

Teach Your Parents Well

Teach Your Parents Well

Thanks to that change this week I was lucky enough to photograph a group of high school aged volunteers from the Columbus Ohio area for my Faces of Hope project. These young men and women are showing us how to get it done. They were a bit shy at first but once they started going they were tremendous fun to be around when in front of the camera. I really enjoyed the singing while I was packing up it made it that much easier.

 

I want to believe

I want to believe

I want to believe because that is where the magic of life begins and my small limited self ends. It has to be true because …

 

Dark Sky

Dark Sky

Is it true that every cloud has a silver lining? In my case my planned bike tour got canceled due to an injury to my …

 

Is It Reality or Limiting?

Is It Reality or Limiting?

I was forced to consider if a friend was genuine or an impostor this morning on social media. Made me think I have another …

 

Date Night: Faces of Hope

Date Night: Faces of Hope

Was it date night last night at the latest “Faces of Hope” shoot? It sure seemed that way as there were more couples then …

 

Faces of Hope Springs Eternal

Faces of Hope Springs Eternal

For many nothing exemplifies hope as clearly as spring. On the first day of spring I was really feeling the hope as I found myself …

 

Love on a Cloudy Day

Love on a Cloudy Day

Am I living life as if it is a cloudy day, waiting for that moment when the sun comes out? To often I wait to …

 

At Fifty

At Fifty

Today is my 50th birthday. I have spent a half of a century living much of what feels like facing backwards. In spite of this …

 

Faint Light

Faint Light

Today consider that there is no way to measure darkness, as this is simply the absence of light. Remembering that absolutes do not occur in …