Early 1980’s: Apprenticeship with a professional photographer.
1984-1986: Completed two High School photography courses.
1986: First wedding. A military wedding in San Antonio, Tx. Second wedding on a riverboat in Cincinnati, OH.
1987-current: Wedding Photographer
1987 & 1991: Completed two college photography courses.
1989-1991: Photographer, office of public information at a University.
1989-1991: Darkroom developer, Local Newspaper and Fire Department Photographer.
1990’s: Additional in-the-field training with a professional photographer.
2000: Conceptulaized ©Bird Portraits
2006: Action photography which evolved into sports photography.
2010: Created “Midwest Sportsography”
2010-present: Focus is on Sports Photography, Special Events/Parties and Weddings.CAMERA HISTORY: Brownie Bullet Kodak Point and Shoot Mamayi/Sekor 500 dtl – 35mm Mamayi/Sekor 1000 dtl – 35mm Mamayi C220 twin lens reflex Mamayi C330 twin lens reflex Nikon 2002 – 35mm Olympus E20 – Digital Nikon D3 – Digital