Queue 'Portfolio-Folks'

  • Darrell Bourque, Louisiana Poet Laureate, Poets
    Darrel Bourque, Louisiana Poet Laureate 2007-2011

    Folks: During my decades photographing in Louisiana and abroad I have come across countless people of stellar and eccentric qualities who are, as a rule, true to themselves and unfazed to the peer-pressured world that often surrounds them. That goes for the statues as well.

  • Ann Dobie, Author, Lafayette, LA

    Lafayette Author Ann Dobie

  • Zachary Richard, Cajun Music, Louisiana
    Poet, environmentalist, singer, and cultural enthusiastZachary Richard at Pevitone Beach, LA

    Poet, environmentalist, singer, and cultural enthusiast Zachary Richard at Pevitone Beach, LA

  • General Lafayette, Louisiana, mardi gras
    Statue of Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette with Mardi Gras beads in Lafayette, LA

    Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette statue outside the city/parish government building adorned with Mardi Gras beads

  • Jesus and Icicles after freezing rainstorm in Grand Coteau, LA

    In a rare south Louisiana scene, freezing rain creates icicles hanging of the brow of Jesus on a statue facing the Academy of the Sacred Heart in Grand Coteau, LA.

  • "Nuns" on Parade during Mardi Gras, New Orleans, LA

    Two men dressed in drag as traditional nuns ride their bicycle built for two in a Mardi Gras parade on the day before the New Orleans Saints played in the Superbowl back in 2010.

  • Rodeo Rider, American flag, Louisiana State Fair, Shreveport
    Rodeo Rider with flag at Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport.

    Horse rider carrying American flag rides around rodeo arena during Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport, LA

  • 1988 Presidential Nominee George HW Bush Mural in New Orleans.

    Prisoner muralists paint the likeness of then Presidential nominee George HW Bush in New Orleans prior to the Republican Convention held that year in the Crescent City.

  • Patriotism; July Fourth; Holly Beach; Flags; Louisiana
    July Fourth Celebrants at Holly Beach, LA

    July Fourth celebrants in Holly Beach, LA

  • Mardi Gras; King of Spanish Town Parade; Baton Rouge
    King of Spanish Town Mardi Gras, Baton Rouge, LA

    Ron Zapp, of Zapp Potato chip fame, throws beads at the start of the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade Baton Rouge, LA.

  • Mardi Gras; Krewe of Gabriel; Lafayette, LA
    King of Mardi Gras in Parade Lafayette, LA

    Dr. Michael Judice, king for the 2018 Krewe of Gabriel, enjoys Mardi Gras day during the organization’s parade in Lafayette.

  • Mardi Gras; Lafayette, LA; Krewe of Rio
    Krewe of Rio Mardi Gras celebrants, Lafayette, LA

    Mardi Gras celebrations Krewe of Rio in Lafayette, LA

  • Festivals Acadiens Monsoon Survivors, Lafayette, LA

    A Cajun Couple emerge from their cardboard covering after a monsoon like storm drenched Festivals Acadiens et Creoles in Lafayette, LA.

  • Saints Superbowl Gris Gris, New Orleans, LA

    Carol Kolinchak holds a gris gris stick to the television as she and friends watch the New Olreans Saints play in the 2010 Superbowl at Vaughn's Bar in New Orleans. For the record, the prospects for the Saints improved soon after the gris gris was applied during the second quarter. The viewer is encouraged to draw his or her own conclusion.

  • Fats Domino
    Fats Domino at Home in New Orleans, LA

    Antoine "Fats" Domino poses at his home in New Orlean's Lower Ninth Ward, the neighborhood of his birth. The photograph was taken prior to Hurricane Katrinna when Fats was forced along with everyone else to leave the area.

  • Waiter's morning break at Cafe du Monde, New Orleans, LA

    Three waiters at New Orleans' Cafe du Monde relax in the early morning until diners arrive.

  • Menu to a Kiss, Paris, France

    A young couple enjoys a meal and each other at Left Bank cafe in Paris.

  • Tobasco Pepper Picker, Avery Island, LA

    Brenda Williams picks peppers, the main ingredient for Tabasco Sauce, at Avery Island, LA.

  • Houma Indian paints shrimp boat in Dulac, LA.

    A young Houma Indian paints a shrimp boat in Dulac, LA.

  • David Bertrand rides in Cajun courir de Mardi Gras at Elton, LA.

    David Bertrand was a leader in the Elton, La Courir de Mardi Gras. The photos says the rest.

  • Bar tenders, Pierre Part, Louisiana
    Susan & Cora Leonard owners of Rainbow Inn at the center of Pierre Part, LA

    Susan & Cora Leonard owners of Rainbow Inn at the center of Pierre Part, LA

  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette; football; Ragin Cajuns
    University of Louisiana's Ragin Cajun football team, Lafayette, LA

    Players on the University of Louisiana's Ragin Cajun football team enter Cajun Field in Lafayette, LA

  • Lafayette, LA High School Marching Band Practice

    Teresa Soyombo practices with fellow class mates during Lafayette HIgh School Marching Band's Band Camp.

  • High school band, Scotty Walker, Lafayette, Louisiana
    Lafayette HS Band Director's speech before Band Competition in Lafayette, LA.

    Lafayette High School Band director, Scotty Walker, gives his band a final pep talk before competing at the Statewide Showcase Competition in Lafayette, LA.