21. Life as It Unfolds


Keith and his wife, Patricia Carter, share a close and special bond—they are partners, soul mates, and friends. And there is nothing like catching that candid magical spark between a couple. When Patricia first walked in the room, everyone lit up with warmth and smiles. Fortunately, I had a camera close by.

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THE MAJORITY OF THE TIME, we make pictures of people that are planned, previsualized, storyboarded, or well thought out. We practice to capture something that is authentic and real. We collaborate with our subjects so our pictures reveal more. And to our surprise, every so often the preparation ...

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