Travis Samuelson

Travis Samuelson was born in San Diego, California, raised in Lincoln, Nebraska, and lived for a short time in Melbourne, Australia (where he would very much like to return). He has lived in the Phoenix area since 2008 and is currently a BFA Photography student at Arizona State University. His interests in photography relate to the economic diversities within large populations and the human interface with urban landscapes. He currently lives in Tempe, Arizona with his family.


Nearly every day, stories of shocking violence and crime are featured in the back pages of the newspaper.  A terrible event relegated to a less important section;  anonymous crimes that deserve mention but are not front-page worthy.  Some tragedies, like the Baseline Killer murders and the assassination of reporter Don Bolles, become the focus of […]