Research and teaching interests
Photographing the Southwestern landscape in color and traditional black and white, studio lighting techniques especially for portraiture, environmental portraits.
Representative research and creative activity
Creative Project “Below the Rim”, a 29 year ongoing project which has produced a collection of gelatin-silver prints documenting the wilderness of Grand Canyon National Park. The collection which exceeds 100 images, uses traditional black and white films, large and medium format cameras, and documents only remote regions of the Grand Canyon below the rim. Research of historic cameras including those used by Grand Canyon Photographer Emery Kolb.
Links of interest
Grand Canyon National Park
Emery and Ellsworth Kolb
Fromage de Bellelay
BS, 1972 Kent State University
MA, 1981 Northern Arizona University
Extensive post graduate study, 1983-88, Arizona State University