Presenting my very first video portrait! I grew up hanging out in Sally’s Place (an independent record shop) with the owner Sally White. Over the past 11 years Sally and I have formed a close friendship. I wanted to capture … Continue reading
I was fortunate to receive a full scholarship from the Center for Digital Storytelling to participate in a 2.5 day food-based storytelling workshop in my current home-base city of New Orleans. We had just a day and a half to … Continue reading
They’re too cute to store away on my hard drive. Spend one minute of unedited bliss with the next generation of Azerbaijani beekeepers.
Here are a few shots from my recent work with Yoga for Everybody in Fairfield, CT. Most of the photos are taken in actual classes – including Baby & Me, Kundalini, and Vinyasa classes. The photos will populate their new … Continue reading
One day. One city. One camera. 36 honey shops. 40+ honey tastings. 8 hours. 23 excellent mustaches. One jittery Claire Bangser. Read the full story in Cornucopia Magazine here.
I moved to Kars, Turkey to spend four months documenting the incredible work and research of National Geographic Young Explorer Catherine Jaffee. We’ll be traveling by foot across NE Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan – learning about beekeeping, honey, and food … Continue reading
In recognition of the extreme talent and brilliance of our friend Andrew Plotsky, Annemarie and I made this parody of his work in 4 hours… Bon appetit!
I recently co-wrote, illustrated, and published a book: Ride Somewhere Far with Brandon Hill. Ride Somewhere Far is a guidebook to using your bicycle as a vehicle for discovering, learning from, and creating the world you wish to live in. … Continue reading
Apply to the Awesome Foundation and you could win $1,000 to do something awesome in your community. It’s easy and deliciously awesome. Check out this video I made for Awesome Connecticut and visit www.awesomect.org for details.
The challenge: try to capture the social impact side of Balyolu in 90 seconds or less. The tools: still photos of Turkey, MacBook Air, and the 30 day free trial of Final Cut Pro (still got 3 days left!) The … Continue reading
Take a peek at my most recent photos below, or click on any image to scroll through all of them in a fancy little gallery. Since this plugin is sort of annoying, I recommend visiting my Followgram page here. … Continue reading
Do you speak Turkish? Do you like listening to people speak Turkish? Check out this video… and click here to join the movement!
Here are a few old video postcards I made for friends and family just for fun :) Photo credits on the video above to Brandon Hill.
A few photos from the Wise Routes Project bike tour. Visit www.wiseroutes.org to learn more about the adventure and order a copy of the book!
Check out the Kickstarter campaign here and throw some dollars in the bucket if you like what you see :)
Okay, so I guess some of these qualify as “design” more than others. But the stuffed animals didn’t really fit into any other category either :) Will upload more images soon.
Books created between 2009 and 2012.
Here are a few doodles. 12 years of journaling means I have way more sketches than I have the capacity to share here, but I’ve uploaded a few doodles from my most recent journal.
Small mixed media pieces I created in Mali, West Africa in 2008 while working with the Kalikan women’s farming cooperative in Missabougou.