After a long commercial career working as a black and white
photographer, I discovered the beauty of the platinum print
and began to teach myself this art over 10 years ago. I was drawn
to the older alternative photo processes because of the hand made
nature of the work and its inherent beauty. I find peace in my
photographs, and mostly photograph things that present themselves
voluntarily into my life. The images serve as visual reminders
of moments and feelings I have experienced, signifying both the
passage of time and the reverberation of consistency in all of our lives.
Ten years ago I began sharing my passion for platinum printing
by teaching small workshops and found that I very much enjoyed the
personal interaction that teaching offers. I strive to fill my students
with excitement for this work, and to ensure their success in mastering the process.