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Apr 17, 2014

Chef Hopeton Hibbert started his supper club, Flavor Excursions in 2012. With the help of his partner Oksana, they have created a cozy adventure in culinary arts. Each month Chef Hopeton creates a menu centered on a theme exploring different cuisines and delighting the palates of his guests. The video series will record both the creative and cooking process that is Flavor Excursions. Check with chefhopeton.com for further information on the date of the first episode.

Apr 17, 2014

A collaborative effort between Craig Garrett and Chef Hopeton Hibbert, Serenade Supper Club combines culinary adventures with fresh music. Sign up for more information about this monthly event here: eventbrite.com/e/serenade-supper-club-tickets-10668978201

The inaugural SSC featured Tomi Martin and special guest Trina Meade. Their musical talents were paired with Chef Hopeton’s meal that featured red wine braised duck over roasted acorn squash, golden raisins, pine nuts, and arugula. For the full menu, visit Chef Hopeton at chefhopeton.com/2014/01/28/serenade-supper-club/

The next SSC will be held on March 22nd and feature Atlanta native Alexandra Jackson and her own blend of jazz, soul, and funk. Visit facebook.com/serenadesupperclub for more info.

Feb 6, 2014

Chef Hopeton Hibbert started his supper club, Flavor Excursions in 2012. With the help of his partner Oksana, they have created a cozy adventure in culinary arts. Each month Chef Hopeton creates a menu centered on a theme exploring different cuisines and delighting the palates of his guests. The video series will record both the creative and cooking process that is Flavor Excursions. Check with chefhopeton.com for further information on the date of the first episode.

Nov 9, 2013 / 2 notes

Video that I shot and edited for a Lake Charles coffee shop, Steller Beans. The voice-over was provided by the local TV station.

Oct 13, 2013 / 1 note

Christmas is around 70 days away. The Christmas theater season is even closer.

My friend, Cathe Hall Payne is directing The Sanders Family Christmas this year at On Stage Atlanta. She gathered the cast early for a promo shoot. Here are my favorites from that day.

It is always great fun to photograph theater people.

Aug 25, 2013

Profiles for the Lake Charles Civic Ballet from Karen Wink on Vimeo.

This is the fourth in a video series I did for the Lake Charles Civic Ballet. In the Studio featured the principle dancers and served as a promotional tool to promote the company’s gala production.

Jul 8, 2013

This is the start of “Three Minutes” a multimedia portrait series.

My multimedia portrait series kicked off this month with my Lake Charles friend, Amahl. The post and the video can be found on my website.
Jun 25, 2013

My multimedia portrait series kicked off this month with my Lake Charles friend, Amahl. The post and the video can be found on my website.

Apr 28, 2013 / 7 notes

Hobo Hotel is a no-kill shelter for cats. It is one of my favorite organizations in Lake Charles. They do such get work saving the lives of abandoned cats. It was a pleasure to shoot a few photos for them in 2012. I just wish I had more time and money to help.

Mar 30, 2013 / 1 note
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Sep 1, 2012 / 1 note

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Cornell Thomas with ACTS Theatre in Lake Charles, La.
Aug 8, 2012

Cornell Thomas with ACTS Theatre in Lake Charles, La.

Jul 25, 2012 / 3 notes

Budding stuntman and model - Justice Mims

Jul 17, 2012 / 2 notes

Artistically Speaking - Brian Stokes

This video features natural artist Brian Stokes. He spoke with Taylor Prejean and Karen Wink of the American Press about his art and how prison introduced color to his work.

Jun 27, 2012

Remembering Audrey: A firsthand account

When Hurricane Audrey hit Southwest Louisiana in 1957, Marguerite Meaux, a nurse at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, was put in charge of 41 newborns, their parents and a room full of expectant mothers. She sat down with the American Press to share her firsthand account of Hurricane Audrey.