Chicago Based Photojournalist

New Work

Chicago funeral home director: ‘These kids don’t expect to live a full life’

My most recent freelance assignment for, let me have a glimpse into the life of a funeral director, who’s job is to provide families of the deceased a “homegoing,” as the services often are called. Kenneth Jones, 27, was shot and killed on June, 9th 2012 while trying flee from gang members who attempted to rob him in the Park Manor neighborhood on Chicago’s south side.

Chicago and NATO 2012

These are my selects from the NATO Summit in Chicago.

Around the State Line

I spent an afternoon just south of the Indiana state line in this heavy industrial area close to Lake Michigan. The BP Refinery, Marktown and State Line power are all part of this industrial section south of Chicago, Ill.