Years ago when I was younger and more active, I used to goto abandoned places and photograph the insides of various structures. I found a certain beauty in what I like to call "rust and wreckage", or urban decay. Later on it seemed that the term "Urban exploration" was coined and more
In early May, 2015 I had the opportunity to take a 16 day road trip out West from my home in Chicagoland. It was amazing. I was very lucky to have been able to take the trip. I left Chicagoland and headed along I-80 through Nebraska. Key places that I wanted to see were Moab, Utah an
Years ago I liked going downtown more. Chicago was always an interesting and exciting place to photograph. Most of the time, it was always the same places and streets, but always different people. After 2004, I stopped going to the city very much. I found that I was too distracted to
When I was younger, I used to like to sneak into abandoned factories and other places. It was kinda fun. I liked seeing all the large bolts and machinery. It was out of the ordinary and something that not everyone got to see and photograph. For many years now however, I don’t go into
Back in late May of 2012 after my hernia surgery I had two months off from work. Provided I did not lift anything heavy, I was able to move around fine. I took the opportunity not to make a total waste of the two months of recovery and went on a road trip through the Dakotas. I heard
When I think of road trips I think of one direction from Chicagoland. West! When I think of going West, there is one road that I feel is apart of the fiber of the US. The Mother Road, the old double 6. Route 66! I first drove part of Route 66 back in 2007 on my way to goto Phoenix. Si
When I am not able to take longer road trips out to the Western United States, I mostly find myself out in the farm fields of Illinois. In my younger years, I used to go to downtown Chicago and take photos. However after 2004, I stopped. I enjoy cityscape photos, but being in the city
Welcome to my personal website. For years have been trying to get into a gallery to have my photos displayed. I have had no luck so far. This site remains for my own enjoyment. Feel free to look around.
Also, as of March 2016 I am seeking a full-time position in the creative field. I am in the Chicagoland area, but would love to move out West.
This website is my own, small section of the Internet. I am simply collecting my photos, thoughts and ideas on this site. If you are interested in any of my photos etc.. Feel free to contact me. I would love to hear from fellow creatives. Personally I find networking a hard thing for me to do. I am more comfortable with "virtual networking".