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“I started out as a kid with a camera.”

I am a photographer, producer, editor and writer with over 20 years of experience. In the 90’s I started out as a kid with a camera wandering the streets of Daytona Beach pretending I was Henri Cartier-Bresson. In 2000 I was introduced to the world of video journalism and began my career with CNN. I fell in love with storytelling and using whatever medium was necessary to tell stories. In 2002 I was told by one of my CNN heroes that I should learn how to edit. He handed me a laptop loaded with Final Cut Pro and it was over. I learned how to edit and realized that I now had control of every aspect of telling a story.

Now my work has spanned the globe, capturing compelling digital media content, interviewing and producing stories about some of the world's most innovative thinkers, entertainers, musicians and idea makers.

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“Film is my journal”

Encountering an interesting scene, making a photograph and understanding the unique process between light and the decisive moment is the most meaningful kind of art to me.

I still believe in film and feel that there is a magical quality to it which can not be duplicated digitally. I also believe that a true black and white photograph is much a piece of art as a canvas covered in paint. Walking around with my camera and stopping certain scenes it in a split second is like my zen meditation.

For me, I look at one of my photographs and remember everything that was going on at that moment. What the it smelled like, the sounds, the temperature and exactly what I was feeling at that moment. In a way it is like the film is my journal and my camera is my pencil.