Archive for the ‘Personal’ Category
“Good gets better. Love gets bigger. Keep it simple, love everyone.” – Leonard Knight. September 2011 Salvation Mountain is a colorful art installation covering much of a small hill north of Calipatria, California, near Slab City and just several miles from the Salton Sea. It is made from adobe, straw, and thousands of gallons of […]
Slab City has been created by a small but committed community of squatters in the Colorado Desert of South Eastern California, USA. Taking its name from the concrete slabs that remain from an abandoned World War II base, it is a tragic yet romantic landscape that commands its residents to possess the same balance of […]
Time Turned Fragile
It’s been awhile, I apologize. The past four months have been some of the busiest and craziest of my life. The past two weeks have been some of the most humbling. I’ll spare you the sappy details, but life always has a way of keeping you in check and reminding you of what’s really important. […]
Mike and Nicole: Detroit
Photographing this wedding meant a lot to me. It’s not very often that I visit home and it’s not often to be able to witness and be a part of something so beautiful. Everything about it was perfect. Call me a sap, but moments like these remind what’s really important in life. A little touch […]
I have been friends with Eric for the past five years. I met him while he was touring with my friend’s band on Warped Tour – this guy rules. Not only is he ruggedly handsome and talented, but he’s full of surprises – actor, musician, model and all around bad-ass friend. He needed some new […]
Record Store Day
If you didn’t already know, I am a huge Anberlin fan. When I heard that they’d be releasing “Cities” on vinyl for Record Store Day, I knew I had to get my hands on one. The most exciting and frustrating part of this day is that there are ton of limited edition vinyl records released […]
April Photo Update
Just some photos over the past few months that I can finally post, enjoy!
Alternative Press Tour – D.R.U.G.S.
I was able to spend a couple of days on the Alternative Press Tour with my friends in Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows. Be sure to check them out on the Alternative Press Tour – if you happen to miss them this time around, catch them on all of this year’s Warped Tour! For you […]
Sunset over Hollywood Reservoir. This song is about as epic as the view over the hills. [wpaudio url=”http://www.nicolerork.com/music/salvation_mountain.mp3″ text=”Michael Brook – Salvation Mountain”]
This is Michael. I didn’t have a lot of time to talk to him although I wish I had. I’m sure he has plenty of stories to share.