What gets you excited about reading? Perhaps it’s the idea of being transported to another time period. Maybe a friend recommended an interesting book, or you decided you’d like to go on an adventure. I worked with a team of kids ages 7 to 11 to develop a prototype for Storytime, an interactive storybook app. […]Read more "Storytime"
McKeldin Mall @ University of Maryland Testudo Stamp Student Union Memorial Chapel Xfinity CenterRead more "Campus scenes"
This map ran as part of a Diamondback feature on Greek life and rush week. I created image in Photoshop and used Thinglink to add hover-over buttons. When you hover over the red houses, you can see the name of the fraternity or sorority house. View the interactive map.Read more "UMD Greek Life"
Front cover of the 2014 College Park Guide, an 8-page tab introducing University of Maryland freshmen to the campus and surrounding city. As The Diamondback’s general assignment editor, one of my responsibilities includes putting out six supplemental tabs throughout the year. I assign all the stories and edit them, and then I design the pages with some […]Read more "College Park Guide"
What a fun week of photo shoots! I offered to take graduation photos for a few friends so I could get more experience with portraits. All of the people involved were so enthusiastic, which resulted in some hilarious pictures.Read more "May Graduations"
College Park, Maryland || March 8, 2014 Erasable Inc., the University of Maryland’s only all-improv comedy group. They perform on the steps of McKeldin every Friday from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., and they’re hilarious. I tested out a beautiful 70-200mm lens while working on fast shutter speeds for my photojournalism class. The only minor […]Read more "Erasable Inc"
College Park, Md. || March 2014 JOUR 368P assignment: slow shutter speed I’m still trying to figure out how to balance all the settings, but it’s a start. My professor says catching the moment is the first step and that the rest of the adjustments will start to make more sense. Shot with a Nikon […]Read more "slow shutter"
College Park, Maryland || Feb. 18, 2014 A police chase ended in a car crash on Rossburg Drive on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Witnesses said a male driver drove across a grassy area between Guilford and Hartwick roads at about 6 p.m., then clipped the corner of Rossburg and Hartwick and spun out. We didn’t […]Read more "Car chases and ferrets"
College Park, Maryland || Oct. 27, 2013 Midfielder Ashley Spivey streaks down the sideline past a Boston College defender in the Terrapins game on Sunday, Oct. 27. Jenny Hottle/For The Diamondback Nikon D300S (f/2.8 | 1/2,000 sec | 200mm)Read more "Terps soccer"
College Park, Maryland || spring 2012.Read more "Testudo of the mall"