Last month I was commissioned by Sierra Magazine to travel to Texas and photograph Goldman Prize winner Hilton Kelley for a story about his environmental justice advocacy in his refinery-strewn home town of Port Arthur. The entire trip took less than 24 hours door to door, but in the short time I had with him, Hilton inspired me with his philosophy and dedication - an impression that has given me a lot of thought in the time since. Here a few of the shots that ran in this month's issue:
photographs. news. thoughts.