Michael has been a life-long photographer and is currently a photography and journalism teacher at an Austin, Texas High School. His experiences include many years of working in the newspaper industry as a photographer, writer, and editor. He returned to school in 2000 to pursue his dream to be a teacher. Recently his passion for photography has been rekindled by the desires of his students to learn more about "how to be a photographer in the real world." He is available for many types of photo opportunities, contact him through email or his Facebook page.