16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The Epidemic

This is a self-portrait shot inside of an abandoned psychiatric hospital. I am always looking to evoke ominous mystery in my work. This scene was not staged, and included pill bottles/medicine strewn about. My pose is to say "i need help."

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2018
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: Staten Island, New York, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3400