Gillette, WY, United States
I don't have any long words or complex metaphors to describe my work. I started with a cheap Nikon film camera and a book 15 years ago and I'm still eager to shoot and produce the best work possible everyday. I’m working currently at the News Record in Gillette, Wyo., known as the Energy Capital of the Nation. I am available for freelance photo work where ever it takes me.
My photographs have been published and purchased by The Village Voice, New York Times, Idaho Statesman, Times-News, Boise Weekly, Coeur d’Alene Press, Queens Chronicle, Brooklyn Paper, Marie Claire Russian Edition, Marie Claire Ukraine Edition, Wilkes Creative, Red Hook Criterium, Milwaukee Bicycle Co., COG, Urban Velo, Fixed, Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette.
I am the photographer and co-writer of, BIKE NYC, an insiders guide to biking and bike culture in New York City, released in July of 2011 by Skyhorse Publishing.
My photographs also have been featured in: BACKBONES: Reinventing the Wheel traveling exhibition; DVICE3 limited edition book, playing cards and exhibition; Bicycle Film Festival Joyride Art Show 2011 & 2009; COG Photo Annual 1 and exhibition.
I am also an official Lomo Amigo.
National Press Photographers Association Region 9 Monthly Clip Contest-October 2013, second place Feature/ Multiple Picture
National Press Photographers Association Region 9 Monthly Clip Contest-January 2014, third place, Feature/ Multiple Picture
National Press Photographers Association Region 9 Monthly Clip Contest-November 2014, second place, General News
Wyoming Press Association 2015, First Place General News Photo
Wyoming Press Association 2015, Second Place Photographic Excellence
Wyoming Press Association 2015, First Place Special Section Staff
Wyoming Press Association 2015, Honorable Mention Information Graphic
- Breaking news
A protester faces off with a man dressed in U.S. flag attire outside of the parade route during President George W. Bush's second inauguration in the District of Columbia on Jan. 20, 2005. Clashes occurred between protesters and police after U.S. National Guard troops shut down an entrance to the parade as a march of about 10,000 people tried to gain entrance.
100 too many
People gathered outside of the the Department of Family Services office release balloons in the name of National Child Abuse Prevention Month on April, 11, 2016 in Gillette, Wyo. The event was organized by the Gillette chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse. The 100 balloons released signified the 100 child abuse and neglect cases filed through the Campbell County Attorney's Office last year.
Cross to bear
Pastor Rick Newton shoulders a cross along West Second Street during a walk through Gillette, Wyo., on his way to Alaska on June 10, 2015. Newton began carrying the cross in New Orleans, La., during Mardi Gras in 1975. He has since carried it and his message of hope through ought the United States, into Canada, Central America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia and the South Pacific with the support of his wife, Doreen.