I am a commercial freelance photographer in the Northwest Corner of Connecticut as well as senior staff photographer at the Republican-American newspaper located in Waterbury, Connecticut. Before joining the staff at the Republican-American, I was staff photographer at the Connecticut Post and the Torrington Register Citizen. Prior to moving to Connecticut, I worked for several newspapers in Michigan including the Marshall Chronicle, Albion Recorder, The Ingham County News and the Flushing Observer.
I am a member of the National Press Photographers Association. My work has appeared in MSNBC’s The Week In Pictures, Newsweek Magazine, Getty Images, Reuters, Icon Sports Media and the Associated Press.
I have received numerous awards from the National Press Photographers Association, Society for Professional Journalism, New England Newspaper Association and the Journal Register Company.
I have photographed works for Theatre CT Magazine, The Litchfield County Bar Association, Saint Mary’s Hospital, Sacred Heart University, the National Audubon Society, Taft School, Westover School, The Pomfret School and The Williams School.
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