This small town symbolized the archetype of pastoral American life. Yet this idyllic place was also held hostage by a dark past, manifesting in the racial tensions that scar much of American history.
I keep a camera with me always to constantly rehearse the art of honest capture. Born and raised in Nebraska, I returned after university in New Mexico to document the beauty I could not get out of my head. Desolate and barren by winter, thick with life and humidity in summer; these perceptions only scratch the surface. Searching for something I think will take a lifetime to put into print.