I was born and raised in England, but began my photojournalism career in Portland, OR, stringing for The Associated Press. From there, I spent 10 years working as a staff photographer for daily papers in Oregon, Pennsylvania and New Mexico. Since...
Not only was this assignment a wonderful opportunity to meet members of the Yurok Nation, but it was brilliant to see how the tribe are making huge strides forward by reclaiming their heritage. From decolonizing the justice system and teaching the Yurok language in schools to funding their own fisheries and forestry departments- the Yurok Nation are finding power in their voice and pride in their culture which is being passed on to the next generation.