Mike is a full-time photographer based in Albany, New York. By day, his position as Senior Photographer for New York State affords the opportunity to chronicle achievements by world-class scientists, while honing his event and portraiture photography skills during formal presentations and private studio sessions involving the highest-ranking members of state government and industry.
When not making pictures or spending time with his family, Mike also helps make software tools for photographers - He is partner and co-developer at Photosmith for iPad - the only iPad-based solution to synchronize photos with Adobe Lightroom.
Since 2001, Mike has served as an advisory board member for the Mockingbird Foundation - a not-for-profit organization with the goal of providing resources for music education and outreach for children. A substantial portion of the proceeds from the sale of his freelance photography goes directly to the Mockingbird Foundation.
Mike lives in Albany, NY with his wife, kids, cat and dog, and collection of unframed Phish posters.