Category: Portraiture

CAGED REALITY

Melanie Wildenboer is a transgender teen living in Santa Teresa, New Mexico and prefers to be called Matt. Matt has become important and interesting to me because he was the first transgender person I’d ever met and educated me on...

ONLINE FAMOUS- ALMOST

Alex Reyes, author of educational technology blog digitalmaestro.org, sits at a desk full of robots. Reyes reviews technology that may be useful in classrooms and writes simplified instruction manuals for various educational software. Reyes, a former elementary teacher, is familiar...

NMSU Women’s Cross Country

Crissey Amberg (#23) leading the pack for the Aggies. Julia Yescas (#35) and Jess Dominguez (#24) pushing each other to finish the last stretch of the race. Nichole Gomez (#25), Kelli Kirkpatrick (#27), Elana Kresl (#29), and Cassey Amberg (#22)...

Angelica Choneska

Angelica Choneska is a 19 year old student at New Mexico State University. She was sitting on a bench watching the DACA rally as she waited for her friends to join her to go to class. She is currently studying...

CHRIS BURKARD

“CHRIS BURKARD PHOTOGRAPHY, COLD WATER SURFING” Photojournalism, which began in World War Two, was used to serve as tool of communication for news, specifically print publication. This was a way for people to visually connect current events and stories to...

William Albert Allard

By Kelsey Gentile William Albert Allard is a photographer and writer. He has done a great deal of work for National Geographic and Magnum Photos. Allard has also published five books over his career. He is considered to be one...

Dirty Work.

Jay Sartin, owner of American Mechanical here in Las Cruces, holds multiple Masters Licenses in plumbing, heating, cooling, gas and mobile home repair and installation.  He has been in the business for40 plus years and has pretty much seen it...

Border Avenue

      Frank Gomez is the lead singer and songwriter for Border Avenue. The band is set to open for Keith Urban in October. Border Avenue has opened for several other bands including Craig Campbell, John Michael Montgomery, Eli...

BALLROOM BEAST

Irvin Zavala Verdugo is a student at NMSU who has a passion for dancing. He dances ballroom style and has won national competitions. He has earned 1st place in numerous categories at competitions such as the National Collegiate Dancesport Competition,...

Native American Flutist

Rick May, 62, an Albuquerque resident of 10 years now has spent every weekend of April through October for the last 5 years playing his Native American flute in Old Town. Originally from Maryland, May started his music career unintentionally...