In 2008 I had the opportunity to write and photograph one of the most moving stories I have ever covered. It involved 7 year old Kyle Bratcher. Kyle grew up watching his dad ride dirt bikes. As a toddler his heros were pro motocross racers Ricky Carmicael and Travis Pastrana. Kyle had posters in his […]
During the summer of 2010 I was asked to document an off-road ride from Canada to Mexico called the Continental Divide Ride. Put on by Rawhyde Adventures, along on this ride was Pieter de Waal, then head honcho of BMW Motorrad (motorcycles) North America – basically the big cheese of BMW motorcycles in North America. […]
My first cover shoot for Oklahoma Living Magazine came out in September 2012. I was sent to Tahlequah, Oklahoma to get this photograph of Cherokee Nation Deputy Chief Joe Crittenden. This was early August and the outside temperatures was around 104 degrees. The brief was to photograph Joe as a modern day business person with […]
I went to the State Fair of Oklahoma with my wife in mid September and practiced with my then new Olympus OMD EM5 camera. It is going to make a great carry around street camera.
My family went on our annual dual sport dirt bike ride in the mountains of SE Oklahoma. This photo was captured on my Olympus OMD EM5. I love this small, portable camera with high quality prime interchangeable lenses and full manual controls. It is small enough to carry even on my dirt bike yet with […]