Last September, I photographed my friends Kelly and Patrick’s wedding. It was my first time shooting a wedding by myself, and it was an amazing experience. I was honored and delighted to be there, both as a photographer and a friend.
This is my senior thesis. The title of the work is Photography Teaches Me To See You. The artist statement is as follows: “The people in each of these photographs are both asking and telling you something. My intent is to show the people I photograph how beautiful and whole they are. When I photograph(…)
A while ago, some of my housemates and I went on an adventure to Spy Pond in Arlington. We climbed trees, got tangled in branches, sang, bounced around, ran in circles, and generally had a wonderful time.
Last month, I devoted two full days to creativity. I made a list of things I wanted to do, including photographing a certain number of strangers, dancing to a transcendent playlist, painting and photographing someone, and generally challenging myself when I might otherwise relax. It was both joyful and exhausting. By the end of the(…)
This photo shoot was with a good friend of mine, Michael. He is a youth leader and community organizer, and is working towards helping the environment; in his own words, “It’s taking care of and responsibility for our home; being conscious of the lives we live, of our place within the larger ‘cycles’ of life.”He’s(…)
These are some examples of my professional work. I do on-site and in studio photography, including but definitely not limited to personal, creative, and professional portrait sessions and band photography. I do my best to figure out what the photo shoot needs!
This photo shoot is of Jamie. She is a music teacher, and an exceptionally kind and conscientious person. She was really excited for our photos shoot, which meant a lot to me considering she is usually very uncomfortable having her photo taken. We went to the Arboretum, a tiny peaceful refuge from city craziness. This(…)
This photo shoot I did with my good friend Jonathan. He is one of my favorite people to debate feminism and be silly with. We talked about how he became political, and what continues to motivate him to be a feminist. He talked about how he would see his friends saying sexist, racist and classist(…)
This summer, I took a three-part road trip, which included driving cross-country. It was an incredible experience, and has brought me peace and openness in a way that I don’t think I will ever unlearn, or I sincerely hope not. I met many amazing people along the way, and got to spend quality time with(…)