Still in the time of that break he took freelance designer jobs, and creating graphics for companies. After a vacation in Colorado, and then in Las Vegas while taking pictures he saw people with great cameras that got him considering investing in his own DSLR camera. He had always had an interest in Photography taking pictures during family vacations and high school. Eventually in 2010 he took the leap an made his first investment in a camera. He invested his time in learning photography, and taught himself the basics, from there he just needed the chance to work to perfect his craft. His first jobs as a photographer were with Pop Culture, and Anime conventions. He really fell in love with taking pictures and creating great images. In 2011, after watching a Trans-Siberian Orchestra concert he began to feel the pull towards getting involved in music again.