Backgrounders are brief biographic essays about how I got into photography, my process, and my portfolio. Each is briefly described below. They are not going to be of interest to everyone, but if you are, access them from the links provided.

Backgrounder 1 A brief history of how I got into photography

Backgrounder 2 Reflections on my photography and process

Backgrounder 3 Some early images, their stories, and their impact on me

Backgrounder 4 A discussion about my portfolio and my opinions on what is and is not good photography