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Emmy award-winning filmmaker Joe Cardona – #YouWowMe 16

asdf” asdf” “Liam, I must be the Susan Lucci of Emmy nominations for filmmakers” This is how Miami documentarian Joe Cardona greeted me two weeks ago at a fundraiser for his upcoming film.  As an explanation, Joe has been nominated  nine times before finally receiving the award for his documentary on Haiti’s earthquake, Nou Bouke. […]

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“Enjoy the ride!” says photographer Mark Diamond – #YouWowMe 15

Without a doubt, photographer Mark Diamond drives the hippest car in the Wynwood Arts District (the hippest neighborhood in Miami). But when you get to know Mark, you realize he is a “study in opposites.”  For example, he is arguably at the cutting edge of 3-D photography (ask to see his new and awesome studio/gallery […]

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“Talking Off the Wall” founder Pascal Doytier – #YouWowMe 14

Pascal Doytier, a native of France, doesn’t approach life like most people in Southern Florida.  In 22 years, he’s held only two jobs.  And in an age when newspapers and magazines are consolidating and closing, Pascal decided to start a “street rag” as he calls it.  “Talking Off The Wall”, still in its infancy at […]

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“Express yourself, assert yourself…” – Photography is not a Crime’s Carlos Miller

Carlos Miller is the founder and manager of P.I.N.A.C – Photography Is Not A Crime.  To read more about how courageous Carlos is and the mission of PINAC, go here. When I asked Carlos what words of inspiration he would pass on to the next person in my #YouWowMe photography project, he quickly said, “Express […]

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“You are 100% responsible for the life you are living…” – Musician Japhy – #YouWowMe 11

I first met Miami musician Japhy about four years ago walking dogs outside our building.  And in the last four years I’ve had the pleasure of doing multiple photo shoots with him and in every time I’m always impressed by his creativity. So, it was no surprise his answer to my request to pass on […]

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“As long as I’m happy, life is good” – Emily the bartender – #YouWowMe 7

#YouWowMe 7 – Emily the bartender My #YouWowMe project is focused on people and inspiration.  Some people inspire me with great accomplishments and others explain to me their view of inspiration. Many mornings I start my day at Greenstreet Cafe in Coconut Grove with cornflakes and a double cuban coffee.  One of my regular servers, […]

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Photography Is Not A Crime – Carlos Miller – #YouWowMe 6

Photography Is Not A Crime – Carlos Miller Carlos Miller has been arrested many times.  The Department of Homeland Security maintains a file on him.  And many law enforcement officials genuinely dislike him. So, you may ask, why on earth would I feature him as my next #YouWowMe (portraits of truly inspirational people)? First, as […]

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