Home Is Where The Art Is

I attended and shot an event held at the Bronzeville home of Ra & Falona Joy last week as part of The Chicago Home Theater Festival. CHTF is a small part of an international movement started in Berkeley, California and now spans 3 continents and 10 countries. During the month of May, 20 hosts inContinue reading “Home Is Where The Art Is”

One of these days I WILL launch that crowd funding project!! 

A few years ago, right after my first trip to Ghana, I dreamed up a project to document the lives of Kaya Ye, the girls and women working in the markets of Ghana as load porters.  I was so moved and inspired by what I saw and experienced on that trip. I wanted more! IContinue reading “One of these days I WILL launch that crowd funding project!! “

Mina’s 75th Birthday Celebration

Had the honor of photographing the 75th Birthday Celebration of a lovely lady last weekend. Mina, a tiny dynamo, was surrounded by family and friends to celebrate this milestone birthday. Her family is super warm, welcoming and so full of love! The food was a feast for a Queen (and her entire court!). Everyone keptContinue reading “Mina’s 75th Birthday Celebration”