Growing up in rural Central New York, Chris promptly moved to NYC right out of high school and later earned his BFA in Photography from SUNY Purchase. After doing a 4-year stint enlisted in the US Navy, he attended The School of Visual Arts...
Focus:Photographer, Photojournalist, Videographer, Politics, Video Editor, Documentary, Multimedia, Photo Editor, Photography, Arts & Culture, Humanitarian, Impact, Assignments
Covering:USA & Canada
Skills:Digital Printing, Infrared Photography, Audio Recording, Photo Assisting, Color Correction, Film Scanning, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premier, Book Layout/Design, Photo Editing, Black & White Printing, Photojournalism, Retouching, Video Editing, Visual Effects, Film Processing, Film Photography
Sharing a few images from my most recent @unitedartscouncil assignment. We got a lead that @ncsymphony musician Elizabeth Beilman and her husband Jimmy were doing a weekly orchestral duet performance at the end of their drive for their neighbors enjoyment. Families sat in lawn chairs and blankets at the ends of their own driveways across the street from them and listened to a selection of music ranging from classical composers to more contemporary numbers such as the Beatles and even a bit of singing too. Since quarantine took effect, many of the events that I would normally be covering presently have been canceled or postponed so this was a most welcome assignment. Moving forward UAC is interested in having me document other creative and artistic happenings in #wakecounty that have adapted to social distancing and uplift people’s spirits while keeping the arts alive.