A scene from Just Another Desert Party outside Phoenix in June 2011.
The Flaming Lips performing at LouFest in St. Louis on August 26, 2012.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers performing at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on May 25, 2012.
Kaitlynne Taylor, 14, of Phoenix, sits in front of Modified Arts during First Friday. Taylor is
part of the SCA (Society of Creative Anarchronism).
A scene from Webster University’s annual Drag Ball on March 28, 2009.
A scene from Royal Rumble at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on January 29, 2012.
Mike and Madeline Green in St. Louis in 2011. “Mean” Mike Green is raising his daughter
Madeline, 12, to be an MMA fighter.
A Palestinian man in the West Bank city of Ramallah plays one of the instruments he has
made to sell in the summer of 2010.
Photographer Showkat Nanda in his home in Columbia, Mo. in October 2012.
Nikole Brown in May 2010.
Photographer Theo R. Welling in May 2010.
More than 800 people marched in solidarity with the Occupy cause in downtown St. Louis on
Nov. 17, 2011, which resulted in 14 arrests.
Cher Lowther of St. Louis gets carried away be police after arrests were mate at a sit-in at
Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield in downtown St. Louis on Nov. 3, 2009. The sit-in was part of the
Patients Not Profit campaign of the Mobilization for Health Care for All.
Hundreds gathered on the steps of Kirkwood City Hall in Missouri on Feb. 7. 2009 for a
memorial marking the one year anniversary of the City Hall shootings The service included a
prayer, choir and lighting candles for the victims.
Sherry Blair of High Ridge, Mo., thanks Master Sgt. Victor Brewer of Columbia, Mo., for his
services to his country on Nov. 12, 2009, at Faith Community Church in House Springs, Mo.
Blair’s daughter, Cpt. Angie Pelant, has been in the army for 10 years and had just returned
Columbia Animal Control officer Brandon Anderson of Ashland, Mo. walks a Beagle mix he’d
recovered from the street into the Humane Society on Dec. 1, 2012.