Three, Two, One...Go!

August 04, 2017  •  1 Comment
Three two one... Go! Not truly a race, but these past two weeks have felt like an endless whirlwind of quintessential summer fun. I counted down the minutes on Thursday evening, trying to fall asleep, itching to get back to the east coast to see friends and family. However, rewind six weeks. Some big news in our Chitown life, I was somehow swindl...
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Chicago Series

February 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
​​​​​​ It's been a while since I've posted to my blog, but I finally feel like I have updates to write about - both from my personal life and from my developing photography career. Let's start with two of the biggest updates in the past six months. I now reside in Chicago after moving halfway across the country from Arlington, VA, and very recentl...
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When In Rome

December 29, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
This group of photos may be the most comprehensive compilation I have ever created. Seven weeks in a foreign country will do that to you, especially when everything is exciting and unknown and every single day brings new adventure. This has been, by far, the longest time it has taken me to compile a set of photographs and over the course of the pas...
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Journey Embraced. Dreams Empowered.

March 13, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
One phone call. Watching a movie with my roommates, and the phone rings. Once, twice, maybe three times before I dash over the coffee table, across the living room, and into my bedroom. This was the very moment I had been waiting for, and I found myself speechless, heart pounding, mind racing. What have I gotten myself into? This was the day th...
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Five Years Thanks

November 27, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Today marks five years since the first time that I ever heard of THON. I was a senior in high school visiting my mom's family for a classic Steele Thanksgiving, and I had just committed to Penn State's main campus. Following the turkey feast and pumpkin gobs, I found myself catching up with relatives and telling them of my future aspirations. I wa...
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