"Touareg on the Horizon"
The Sahara near Erg Chebbi, Morocco, 2008
Biography: Lou Montrose was born in London, grew up in New York City, and has lived in southern California for many years. He works in a number of photographic genres, including cityscape and street photography, environmental portrait and travel photography, and night photography. As someone with a compelling interest in the power of photography to capture the vibrancy and diversity of human cultures, he values color as an essential expressive and communicative medium. At the same time, he remains deeply drawn to the formal power and tonal richness of black and white photography. His work has been...