Travis began shooting weddings while working as a newspaper photojournalist in the Chicago suburbs. Travis continues to shoot news and sports throughout the Chicago area. He currently lives in Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood with his wife and their beagle, Dakota. His work has been recognized by the Michigan and Illinois Press Photographers Associations and the Associated Collegiate Press.
He was named 2005 College Photographer of the Year by the MPPA. His photos have appeared in major publications throughout the Midwest, including the Chicago Sun-Times, the St. Louis Post Dispatch and the Detroit Free Press.
Travis is a graduate of Michigan State University and still points to the back of his hand to show people where he grew up.
Award Winning Photos
The Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Travis. The following awards have been earned by Travis from the WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.