ON THE SHORES OF LAKE POWELL, Utah/Arizona border, Where the Colorado River falls from the snow-capped Rocky Mountains into the arid U.S. Southwest, lies Lake Powell.
In the summer of 2011 I started a photo story on an almost 300 pound teenager who was planning bariatric surgery as a last resort to lose weight. When a photojournalist starts a project like this there is always a lot of doubt.
Almost 2 years ago I started work on a photo documentary simply titled “Obesity in America.” It's a simple title but with complex subject matter.
Do a Google search on this new celebrity and there are 299,000,000 results. Brad Pitt? No, he only has 187 million. I’m talking about the newest phenom in the world of sports – Tim Tebow.