Photojournalist who is widely recognized for his work as a war zone conflict photographer. He was also one of the first in his profession to become an advocate of mobile photography via cell phone.
He received a bachelor of fine arts from Washington University in St. Louis.
In 2011, a compilation of his work was featured in a New York Times Magazine article titled "Life During Wartime."
He and his wife Marvi Lacar have two children.
In 2017, he photographed American World Champion Freestyle wrestler Jordan Burroughs.