T.J. Kirkpatrick seeks to capture the connections between people, celebrating the diversity of the country and honoring the universally shared condition of weirdness. He has been based in Washington, D.C. for over half a decade and works across the country, applying his sense of humor to the quirks of American cultures.
From his northern California roots T.J. developed a love of color and light, along with a sense of wanderlust that’s instilled from a childhood filled with long drives. He has lived and worked throughout the U.S., in East Africa and Southeast Asia.
When not on assignment T.J. splits his time between personal projects, experimenting in the kitchen and biking or hiking mountain trails.