Retired from the U.S. Army after 22 years of service. Amateur photographer since 1986, first using a Nikon 2020 35mm camera. Now use Nikon D800 SLR. Participated in a Nikon sponsored Mentor Series Trek to Charleston, South Carolina November 2007. Earned a Professional Photography Certification in September 2013. Primarily provide courtesy photography for special events but would like to become a professional photographer. Published first photo book Memories of Berlin to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall. To learn and see more of my work visit my website at eyeseelifephotography.com.