My motion to decide to further myself as an artist happened after my father had passed; He, the well known Photographer Will McBride, to me, was a monolith. After his cremation Will dispersed in front of my eyes like they do in Si-Fi movies. Millions of shattered pieces drifting off into the universe. He had appreciated my "eye" but we both never made photography the center of our discussions. Even though we lived in the same city our views on life were miles apart. We never connected and so in the end, he did it his way and I'm doing it mine.
Berlin has become a magnet for wonderful photography. Many creatives come here to show their work, stay in the city and enjoy the contagious creativity. The following are companies and institutions that I like personally very much. A small collection of galleries, bookstores, and festivals. This list will continue growing