People Around Us Collection 2016, 300 People, 60 x 120 inches

Photographic Art - "A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words"


The photographs that I create stem from a life-long visual pursuit to understand the world around me from two near-death combat experiences during the Vietnam War.  In this effort, I look to make images that question interpretation from the abstract to the realistic to draw viewers into the image.  With few exceptions, the photographs are made in-camera as philosophical interpretations, or emotional reflections, or present questions about life through a visual media.  I prefer to let each photograph stand on its own intentionally minimizing the description allowing the viewer to ponder the image to determine what it means or feels to them.  Fundamentally, the photographs I take represent an internal psychology of exploration about what it means to live. Explore the site and send an email about your impressions.


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Architectural Moonscapes Collection - Galactic City of the Moons, 32 x 48 inches, 2015

Individual Personae Collection - Red Hat, 20 x 30 inches, 2014

Abstract Thoughts Collection - Energized Thought, 20 x 30 inches, 2014

Natural Surroundings Collection - Autumn Swiss Alps II, 17 x 32 inches, 2006

Street Photography Collection - Ghost Festival III, Hsin Chu City, 11 x 14 inches, 2003

Unaltered State of Reality Collection - Man in Orange Shirt & Shorts, 20 x 30 inches, 2008

Photo Anagrams Collection - Decaying Branches in a Stagnant Pool, 48 x 48 inches, 2008

Liquid Flowers Collection - Blue Hydrangea, 17 x 22 inches, 2004

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