Texas native, born in Sherman 1949. Graduated from North Texas State University in 1972 with MS Clinical Psychology. Vietnam Era veteran 14 years with USAF Reserves as Behavioral Scientist attaining rank of captain. 8 Years with Dallas Independent School District as a school psychologist. Joined Texas Instruments in 1980 as a systems analyst in the Defense Systems, Advanced Computer Systems Laboratory. Developed through patent disclosure the first voice interactive portable electronic book for the DoD. Produced the first digital Concise Encyclopedia of Science and Technology for McGraw-Hill. Worked with Computer Science Corp as an SAP consultant. Joined Sun Microsystems in 1996. Retired in 2012. Photography had always been a hobby but became more serious with the acquisition of 6 gopro cameras assembled in a 360 degree pod to capture virtual reality video and rendering images from 3D to 2D prints. As such I consider myself as an experimental panographer.