by Michael Hower
Michael Hower is a photographer from Central Pennsylvania where he resides with his wife and two sons. His work focuses on historical themes photographing places of abandonment with particular interest in industry, prisons and graffiti. Originally trained in painting and drawing, he rediscovered a passion for art after picking up a digital camera for the first time seven years ago, switching permanently to the photography medium. His work has been featured in numerous galleries, museums and publications.