happy new year

102 year old Harlem Renaissance dancer sees video of herself dancing for the 1st time.

THIS made my day.  I emphasize to people that films and photography tell stories that can surpass memory and last a lifetime (if preserved properly) and this is a great example.  Although Mrs. Alice Barker is as sharp as a tack for 102 years old, these videos will live on well after her memory or life expires and can inspire generations to come.  I aspire to capture images that someone can one day present somewhere that they have never been shown, to tell a story of a time that may or may not have been forgotten…or at least make someone smile.

Read the full article here.