The concept was re-imagined after visiting a small town called Utopia Texas and had breakfast at the Lost Maple Cafe. Inside they had several old west photos that decorated the cafe. I feel in love with the nostalgia of the images. I sat on the idea for two years. I happened to have a few wardrobe stylist friends that helped me put this together. We shot at the J. Loraine

Portrait of an Addict was filmed for Serenity Star, a non-profit drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in Smithville, TX. It’s a raw truthful  and redemption story of a recovering addict dealing with the lies and demons that consume his thoughts. We hope to raise awareness for addicts looking for a solution. serenitystar.org. Michael Hurley was the DP and I did 2nd camera, 1st AC and Stills. I got the opportunity

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