A solitary girl spotlighted by dance lights floats as if she alone exists in a black void, although she is surrounded by others on the dance floor.

Cincinnati, Ohio

Circa 1998

A photographer who was born in a coal chute; to a mother who was literally squatting over it, in rural West Virginia. He managed to stave off black lung while splitting firewood in the backwoods of Kentucky for a four fingered accountant and Veteran of WWII. After dodging improvised explosive devices and periodic mortar/small arms fire in a far away land; he now whiles away his time digging in the Colorado dirt, occasionally finding the strength to raise his lazy hand to snap a picture or two.

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  • justjulie
    justjulieabout 7 years ago

    this is quite a haunting image – yet strangely beautiful

  • Christopher Barker
    Christopher Ba...about 7 years ago

    Thank you Julie.

  • karolina
    karolinaalmost 7 years ago

    all you work is great. this one i really like because of its simplicity, it conveys the “solo” feeling really well.

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