Not So Secret Locations

  To many people, Ventura County is a place to enjoy the beach, work, and raise a family. To the students at Brooks Institute, Ventura County is one big photo shoot. There are many obvious places to photograph around the city of Ventura such as the Ventura Pier, downtown Ventura, and Grant Park, but there are […]

Houseless in Ojai

“It’s gone on longer than I thought it would. When I came out here I didn’t think it was going to last this long” Anne Berg has been homeless off and on for three years. Suffering from several mental health issues and coming out of an eight-year addiction to meth, Berg moved to Ojai to start a new life for herself. Instead, she is homeless.

Chefs and their Signature Dishes

Photographer Mischa Lopiano set out to photograph area chefs and their signature dishes, which satisfied some of his class assignments – and his appetite.