Day 20 – Masterpieces, in Russia

Day 20 of a 26 day, 11 flight and 4 country adventure, Capturing Grace in France, Ukraine, Russia and Spain. The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia houses some of the world’s greatest masterpieces. My soul was stirred while experiencing … Continue reading

Little Ruslan – With the World Without Orphans Cycling Team in France

During our time with the World Without Orphans Biking Team, one of the cyclers that made a lasting impression was  twelve year old Ruslan. Sitting her in my hotel room in Ukraine I am thinking about little Ruslan with his … Continue reading

Michel’s Story, in Bogota, Colombia

[February 12, 2017, Bogota, Colombia] As a humanitarian photographer I travel the world telling stories of hope, stories that say “you can make a difference”, by listening to your heart and taking action. I call this Capturing Grace. Today in … Continue reading

Srey, A Surprise Hug In Cambodia

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In Poipet, Cambodia Saturday February 20th, 2016 Abandoned by her parents at the age of three, six-year-old Srey has every human reason to feel unloved and rejected. The tumor that disfigured her face was seen by her parents as a curse … Continue reading

Hope and Future – In and around Antigua Guatemala, with Orphan Outreach

Love, grace, mercy, new beginnings, beauty, hope… did I mention love? These are the words that ran through my mind as I toured Hope and Future. As director Lilly Ferrer walked us through the home that she lovingly oversees, Lilly … Continue reading

The Ripple Effect of Love – In the Philippines with Therese

[Written a few weeks ago while visiting Bohol Island in the Philippines] Unable to sleep any longer in my still-dark Hotel room in the Philippines, I quickly dressed and crossed the bridge to the Badjao on a tuk-tuk. I wanted … Continue reading

Aging Out – In the Philippine Islands with Orphan Sunday

Aging out is a serious issue in the 147,000,000 global orphan crisis. Orphans that are “unadoptable”, growing up in orphanages and at the age of 18 being released to the streets with no one to care for them. The typical … Continue reading