Teenage boys taping their hands before a Muay Thai fight

Youthful Ambition

Youthful Ambition is a series of images by American photographer Christopher Ryan. Some of these portraits are pulled from other series, such as Youth and Urban Decay while others are shot specifically for th...

Mallakhamb Performers

I was very fortunate to spend an afternoon with mallakhamb performers at Gurukulam Shiksha this past March.  Read further to learn the definition of mallakhamb and see photos of these amazing athletes. M...
barefoot blond teen girl spreading her toes for the camera reading a book entitled Rising Strong.

Barefoot Teen Girl

Meet my cousin who volunteered as a model for the Focus on Feet project.  We shot this in a lovely AirBnB cottage situated on the bayou in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.  We had so much fun with this project and...