"In the 'swamps' of Louisiana, photographer Frank Relle consciously seeks out danger. 'If you push your limits a little, your mind will get excited and you will be able to do better work.'
For many years, I’ve looked up to people who received this award. Michael P. Smith was a great documentarian, a visual anthropologist, his whole body of work is an amazing inspiration for me. You can read my statement below that was published in the LEH's magazine 64 Parishes.