Peru Travel Photos | Travel Tuesdays

I spent 6 weeks traveling through Peru making travel photos, soaking up the sun on beautiful beaches, wandering through colonial cities, exploring tiny villages on the countryside and hiking through the Andes celebrating the last days of my 20’s. However, there was an incident with a man wielding a gun which still haunts me and gives […]

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La Carpio | Nonprofit Photography from Costa Rica | Travel Tuesdays

LA CARPIO SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA- La Carpio is a 9 mile square piece of land wedged between landfills and sewage runoffs located on the outskirts of Costa Rica’s capital city, San Jose. Nearly 20 years ago Nicaraguan refugees trying to escape a civil war, corrupt government and extreme poverty began a settlement there out […]

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Mentawai Islands Sumatra Indonesia | Travel Tuesdays

One of the craziest experiences I have ever had was in 2007 when I was backpacking through Indonesia and set my sights on spending some time with the indigenous people of the Mentawai Islands off the coast of Sumatra. It’s pretty funny when you  travel and are completely unprepared for an experience like this but […]

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New England Fisherman | Travel Tuesdays

I don’t remember a whole lot about the creation of this photo or the New England fisherman in it but I do remember making it one day while out feature hunting for The Salem News. I really love the “feel” to this photo, the moody, cold light and interesting framing of the man fishing down […]

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Sad Girl from Sapa Vietnam | Travel Tuesdays

I stumbled upon this sad little face while hiking through the rice patties in Sapa, Vietnam. Her dirty, tear-smeared face and the wonderful, challenging look she gave me in the late golden sunshine was simply priceless. I’m not sure why she was so sad, her parents were near by working the fields, but I reached […]

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