Forgotten America: Unknown Posted in Photo Blog, on November 8, 2010 It was this man’s birthday when I met him in Gary, IN.  He was a friend of Robert’s and it was unfortunate that for his birthday he had a very somber feel to him.  Unfortunately I was not able to get his name but he was very nice and very curious what two photographers were doing in such a terrible place.  Robert ended up offering h ... 0 Looking Through Posted in Photo Blog, on September 15, 2010 This woman worked in a liquor store in Gary, Indiana when I was out there shooting photographs with Jez. Jez and I were in there with Robert while he was purchasing more alcohol and she was nice enough to let us to take photographs while in there. She was very interested in what we were doing and asked if we would take her picture. Unfortunately ... 2 Forgotten America: Michael Posted in Photo Blog, on September 6, 2010 Another photo from Gary, Indiana. This is Michael Ferrell and we met him at a gas station in Gary.  We were driving by when I pointed him out to Jez and said we should go back and ask to photograph him.  Jez quickly turned the car around and we went in the gas station to “fill up” but then proceeded to talk with him. Michael was a ver ... 2 Forgotten America: Robert Posted in Favorite Photos, Photo Blog, Portfolio, on August 31, 2010 This is Robert Dortch.  He is one of the many residents in a neighborhood that fellow photographer Jez Coulson and I were visiting.  Robert was the first person we had interacted with, in fact he approached us to warn us about a group of young men shouting at us.  He was quick to warn us about it being dangerous for outsiders here, e ... 4