Humanitarian Photographer | Eyes

posted November 12, 2014

category Be a Storyteller

When you strip away the entire periphery, it is easy to get lost in the innocent beauty of these kids. In many ways, they are just like any child you know. They love sports, balloons, crafts, face paint, and, generally, just receiving attention. I used to get caught up in the simplicity and think, “You [...]

Pictures In This Set

Views from the Tap Tap

posted November 9, 2014

category Be a Storyteller

Yesterday we visited to local missions to do some shopping. This was the view from the Baptist Haiti Mission which sits atop a mountain. The mode of public transportation in Haiti are pick ups fitted with wooden benches affectionately known as tap taps. Our bottoms are not loving the 45+ minute adventures on rather bumpy [...]

Humanitarian Photographer | Foyer Friends

posted November 8, 2014

category Be a Storyteller

We spent our first full day at Foyer Orphanage. Our job? Play with and love on kids and help out the exhausted, under-supported nannies. I sat down with some of the older kids. I’d like to briefly introduce them to you. I am not permitted to show identifying photos of any of the children, and [...]

Pictures In This Set

Missions | Starting with a BANG

posted November 6, 2014

category Be a Storyteller

From some of our youngest travelers almost missing our flight to Haiti due to delayed connecting flights to a minor tap-tap crash on the way to the guesthouse, we have certainly started our week off with a BANG! The view from the plane as we descended was breathtaking. From rolling mountains to endless farmland to [...]

Anne Arundel County Photographer | Beach Bums

posted October 20, 2014

category Big Kids, Bunches

While I’m bummed this family is no longer the kind of local where our daughters get to dance together, it was fun to see their new digs down by the bay. I know Mom may have been a little horrified when Full-of-Personality-J insisted on wearing his red-plaid tie, but I totally think it works. Until [...]

Pictures In This Set