The Yamaha DT175 is a rider

October 15, 2017

My friend Andy at Rustoration Cycles spent some time with me making this bike run and ride pretty nice. It still needs a chain, some side covers so I don’t rip out the wiring while kicking it, and a few other things. 35 miles an hour can feel surprisingly fast – and fun – when a bike that makes you pay attention and work for every little bit. Makes the morning commute feel like a little more of an adventure. Still not sure what to name it. Any suggestions? How about Chainsaw Symphony? Taking a brief ride around the city a song kept playing through my head:

 

The streets

are alive

with the sound

of two stroke.

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September 29, 2017

A patriotic supplies. And so well done.

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June 27, 2017

A day alongside Milwaukee’s the Lake Michigan shoreline.

June 18, 2017

 

May 9, 2017

Michigan Sunflower

March 27, 2017

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March 20, 2017

This past weekend I had the good fortune to shoot my first television reporting piece about tintype photographer Margaret Muza. She will be the next Artist in Residence at Milwaukee’s Pfister Hotel. Watch my first video piece here and learn a little about tintype photography.

Photos in Zip MKE

January 21, 2017

Glad to have a few of my pictures amongst snapshots of Milwaukee at the @zipmke opening in the Central Library. Come see your city!