OK, so this post is way overdue. One of my favorite Newsday projects to date was, “Follow Your Dreams.” A piece about one man’s goal to spread an important lesson, to always follow your dreams in life. The one unique thing about this project was that I laughed everyday. Erik […]

Amazing evening last night with my friends from Newsday at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square!! Once again it was an honor to attend the New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at the 57th Annual New York Emmy Awards Gala. Our team produced video, […]

Really exciting news!! I was fortunate to be involved with several stories at Newsday that have been nominated for six New York Chapter of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Awards. It’s incredible to be part of our amazing team at Newsday. Many members of the Newsday team […]

Several weeks ago I was asked to travel out east to Port Jeffereson, NY for Newsday. There I would meet an amazing young man named Naji Nizam at Earl L. Vandermeulen High School. A high school senior with muscular dystrophy who had a dream to play on his school’s football […]

Several weeks after superstorm Sandy wrecked havoc on thousands of families in the northeast, I was asked by Newsday to find families who would be willing to be documented from that moment until the one year anniversary of the storm. Four amazing families from Long Beach, Massapequa, Captree Island and […]

Out on the East End, where suburbia gives way to open spaces, a new breed of farmer is taking root. Some walked away from established jobs to till the earth. There is an investment banker, a custom window designer and a psych major among them. For these new farmers, local […]

Over the course of several months, I had a pleasure to work with two incredible families. The story, Big Brother, was a project that evolved overtime. Meeting Michael Rio and his son Ben, lead me to JoJo and his mother Michelle Dashosh. It’s a story about two young men who […]

Exciting news!! Newsday has been nominated for nine New York Emmy Awards, as part of the New York Chapter of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Many talented producers, photographers, editors and developers were involved in making this a success. It’s important to recognize the entire multi-media and photo […]

Sitting at the Noon Mark Diner counter in Keene Valley with my oldest friend Corey Coulter, we watched reports of Hurricane Sandy on the television. Our guys weekend hiking in the Adirondack Mountains had ended too quickly and we headed home a day before the storm reached the New York […]