Processing Death Through Photography

September 04, 2014 / Stories
Today is my brother’s birthday. He would have been 44 years old. His name was Mike “Myrick” Cowart. He passed away on March 2nd of this year from a sudden heart attack. My family didn’t see it coming. We didn’t know there were any heart conditions. He was just gone in an instant. Here and happy as could be in one minute… gone the next. I th...

15-Year Wedding Anniversary

August 07, 2014 / Stories
Today is my 15-year wedding anniversary. If you include our dating years, we've been together for 18 years. That's HALF OF OUR LIVES. Crazy! We met my sophomore year in college and immediately became best friends. I told my parents 2 weeks after meeting her that I'd marry her. And here we are. And guess what? We've never fought. We've never had "the bad y...

Thank you, Chuck Norris

July 22, 2014 / Shoots, Stories
A few years ago, I landed a big job for a record label shooting a band. I shoot bands for labels all the time so it was a no-brainer. But then the art director told me she wanted the band to laugh and smile the whole time. "Uh oh" I thought. That's trouble. I'm not a comedian. I'm not like my friends Jon Acuff or Dave Barnes who are funny 24/7.  I'm a very ...