I became serious about photography after college, originally working with film cameras but fully embracing digital photography in the late 1990’s. I was an early member of the photo sharing site, Flickr, and, as a discipline, I have posted roughly 1 photo a day to my Flickr photo stream since 2005. My body of work is extensive, evolving over more than 40 years of active pursuit. Now retired from a career as a research scientist, I am allowed the time to curate and exhibit my work.
I seek to portray the drama in the world around me, whether in the interplay of light and dark in city nightscapes, in the shadows and deep rich old-world colors in indirectly lit rooms, or in small instantaneous moments of street life. I aim to capture images that might suggest stories or that lead the viewer to their own stories or into their own imaginations. I'm not a purist and alter my photos every chance I get. I figure the first alteration to the scene comes when I pull out my camera and choose my fra