I have been taking photographs for more than thirty years.
Being behind the lens allows me to remember moments I might otherwise forget.
Taking a portrait is always a moment shared in time.
I started traveling at the age of nineteen. I am grateful to all of those who have shared their stories with me.
They Came for Me - Incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II at the ICP Museum, New York, NY.
Everything and everyone have a story to tell.
Charles White: A Retrospective: October 7 - January 13, 2019 at the MoMA - New York, NY.
Born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey, I have had the privilege of living alongside one of the world's most beautiful skylines.
The Art of the Journey - The Ben Jones Story at Montclair Art Museum, Montclair N.J.
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