Month: July 2015

I Am Young America Launch and GiveForward Shoot


After starting in Detroit, youth entrepreneurship resource I Am Young America recently launched their new website. From the I Am Young America website: “I Am Young America is a social enterprise that promotes youth entrepreneurship as a means to combat unemployment and boost economic impact in cities. Our mission is to help revitalize American cities

PDN Objects of Desire Still Life Photography Contest


Photo District News holds a variety of photography contests each year, each focused on a different theme. I recently entered this year’s Objects of Desire Still-Life Photography Contest in the fine art category with a few images from my Novella series.   There are many great pieces in the latest entries gallery. Looking forward to

Instagram Curation #2: Old Fashioned


For the second Instagram Curation, I’m focusing on Old Fashioneds. The Old Fashioned is a drink that often ends up in front of my camera, and in front of me, and therefore, the Kelly Peloza Photo Instagram. Before the photos, it’s only fitting to include a recipe with this post. Mixology purists will tell you

Interview with EM Interiors Chicago


When I first started this blog, I knew I wanted to include a discussion element to it by interviewing photographers, clients, designers, artists, and more about what they do and why they do it. It’s a great way to get people talking about their lives, personally and professionally, showcase their work, and end up creating

Happy 4th of July!


Happy 4th of July! Enjoy the weekend, and be safe! You can find the recipes for these veggie kabobs, salad, and grilled pizza over on Seitan Beats Your Meat.