A New Torah is Born

Last week I had the rare opportunity to document a special event for the Jewish Chronicle. Beth El Congregation, a Conservative synagogue in the South Hills of Pittsburgh dedicated a new Torah. For anyone unfamiliar with Judaism, the Torah contains the first five books of the Bible and is written on a large parchment scroll. … Continue reading

Photographing for the Jews

Good news everyone, After nearly a year on hiatus I finally got a photo published in a real newspaper. Earlier this week I completed my first assignment for the Jewish Chronicle of Pittsburgh. The J-Chronic, as I like to call it, doesn’t have the same international reach as the Pitt News or the Original Magazine, … Continue reading