Category Archives: Personal

Supporting a Home-Grown Role Model Teaching Tennis in Kenya – by Jeffrey Walcott

Boys from Kisumu, Kenya practice tennis outside of the courts during the Nyanza Open Tennis Championships on August 30, 2014. Many entered into the tournament are beneficiaries of the free Saturday lessons and equipment provided to kids from less affluent areas of Kisumu.

Kenya-based documentary photographer Jeffrey Walcott is trying to raise funds for a cause he believes in through photography and story telling.

A New Understanding: 2015 Retrospective – by Guy Rhodes

Mammatus clouds in the sky over St. Nicholas Church in East Chicago, Ind., following a thunderstorm, Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Mammatus clouds are formed by cool air sinking rapidly from the upper atmosphere.

East Chicago, IN-based photographer, lighting designer, and filmmaker Guy Rhodes reflects on this past year and shares his favorite photos of 2015.

Musings on Recovering from Major Injury – Part 3 – by Nic Coury

During my doctor's visit to the orthopedic surgeon on October 26, I took a photo of the last time I would be on crutches 12 weeks after my surgery.

Monterey, California-based photographer Nic Coury writes the third of a three-part series on recovering from a bicycle crash where he fractured his hip and had five screws put in during surgery.

Musings on Recovering from Major Injury – Part 1 – by Nic Coury

Nic Coury

Monterey, California-based photographer Nic Coury writes the first of a three-part series on recovering from a bicycle crash where he fractured his hip and had five screws put in during surgery.

Minjerribah: An Infrared Journey – by Steven Saphore

Kuya Howler Drinking Brown Lake

Photographer Steven Saphore hacks cameras to capture light beyond the limits of human vision and into a surreal depiction of reality known as the infrared spectrum and shares his latest project.

Down by the Boardwalk – by Jonathan Hanson

Jonathan Hanson

Photographer Jonathan Hanson recently moved from Baltimore to L.A. and started a new series, “Down by the Boardwalk”.

Solar Portraits Myanmar – by Rubén Salgado Escudero

Light Up Myanmar

Myanmar-based documentary photographer Rubén Salgado Escudero is raising funds to purchase and distribute solar light systems for village households across Myanmar’s Dry Zone.

My Waking Life: Memory and Perception – by David Walter Banks

L.A.-based photographer David Walter Banks shares his thoughts about perceptions of memory and his personal ability to curate his own through photography.

Honeymoon in Iceland – by John Towner

Iceland

Chicago-based photographer John Towner shares some beautiful photos from his recent honeymoon trip to Iceland.

Captain Flint – by Oliver Weber

Captain Flint

Photographer Oliver Weber shares his new project on an eccentric old man who goes by the name of Captain Flint.