Rural America and the Drug Epidemic

You Can’t Talk About Rural Population Decline Without Mentioning Drugs What scares me the most in rural America is the drug epidemic. You never know when you’re going to walk into somebody’s meth lab. I’ve been fighting with the topic of the rural drug epidemic since I decided that I would be making a documentary film on top of the Lost… Read more →

Abandoned Texas

Lost Americana Texas: Where Should I Go?

Lost Americana: Going Back To Texas For the first time ever I’ll be exploring rural Texas specifically for documenting Lost Americana. If you know any farming areas that have been hard hit by population decline point me in the right direction, by commenting below, or on the Facebook page.   While I’ve been to Texas several times, having family who live there… Read more →

A (Rail) Road Runs Through It

The Railroad, Farmers and America I’ve really had two loves when it comes to photographing the ruins of the early twentieth century. The towns & farms of our agricultural society and the factories & infrastructure of our industrial past. Yet while both are very different there has always been one connecting element. The railroad. Following embankments that once had tracks has… Read more →