About

Hi, it’s Zach. I make stuff for my friends and post it on the web.

Take a peak at my ongoing project, Laughing Lost in Briars.

Read this FAQ on why I wrote and produced a field guide. If you’re en route to Beijing, download a free copy for yourself.

Talk shop? Here is my up-to-date list of tools.


I’m based in Texas, and work as a ranch hand. 🍃 Sunshine is good.

After studying Chinese in Minnesota and at Shanghai’s Huashida, I got my start making photos for NGO clients in East Asia.

I grew up in the US, China and Japan.