Author Archives: Troy Freund

About Troy Freund

Independent photographer working for commercial and editorial clients, based in Milwaukee, WI. ← Older posts

MKE Creatives: Oct 2017: Cherie Morfe and Slow Photography

Posted on December 17, 2017 by Troy Freund

Continuing to catch up on MKE Creatives posts from this Fall…  click it to big it The October MKE Creatives meetup featured a visit from local large-format photographer, Cherie Morfe. Trends in the photography world are all digital these days, … Continue reading

MKE Creatives: Sept 2017: WI Humanities Council, exploring culture and history

Posted on December 16, 2017 by Troy Freund

Well, this post is way-late in arriving, but better late than never?  (click it to big it) The September MKE Creatives was one I was very excited about, and I eagerly anticipated our chat with Jessica Becker, of the WI … Continue reading

Pride of Milwaukee: Charlotte “It’s a special kind of insanity.”

Posted on October 16, 2017 by Troy Freund

(click ’em to big ’em) Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to photograph the staff of Sustainable Kitchens, a food-consulting firm on Milwaukee’s South Side. SK works with clients to create menus for institutional food services that raise them … Continue reading

Pride of Milwaukee: “Am I doing life good?” – Sunniva

Posted on October 2, 2017 by Troy Freund

 (click ’em to big ’em) When the Riverwest 24, also known as The People’s Holiday, happened in late July, I hung out beneath the Marsupial Bridge, taking photos of the bikers as they passed. I shot many pics, a few … Continue reading

Pride of Milwaukee: Farm a Sea of Green

Posted on September 21, 2017 by Troy Freund

 (click ’em to big ’em) For much of modern history farming has been perceived as a rural venture, and not something that would be happening inside city limits. For a variety of reasons though, that perception, and reality have been … Continue reading

MKE Creatives: August 2017: Uganda to Milwaukee, via dance

Posted on September 9, 2017 by Troy Freund

(click the pics to see them bigger) I probably say that each MKE Creatives meetup is “very special”, but sincerely, I believe that. The women and men who come talk to us, the connections made between the attendees each month…this … Continue reading

MKE Creatives: July 2017: Love Yer Local Library

Posted on September 7, 2017 by Troy Freund

 (click ’em to big ’em) The July MKE Creatives at Anodyne Coffee had a swell group of people in attendance, working on a great variety of projects. There was Kristine, a travel/wine/real estate writer with a lot of bylines in … Continue reading

MKE Creatives: June 2017: Tactile Craft on going indie

Posted on August 1, 2017 by Troy Freund

  The June MKE Creatives was filled with a precious resource of Wisconsin – professional creatives! There were in attendance: Scott – photography and 3D animation; Johnny – poet and music producer; Eric – house DJ; Jon – 2D animation, … Continue reading

MKE Comicbook: May 2017: Cross-overs and Guest-Stars

Posted on July 18, 2017 by Troy Freund

For the May comicbook meetup, we focused on sharing all our favorite or noteworthy Team-ups, Cross-overs, and Guest-Stars. These are stories that make the “shared universe” concept of comics so fun – while we may really be fans of a … Continue reading

MKE Comicbook: April 2017: REDEMPTION!

Posted on May 24, 2017 by Troy Freund

The April MKE Comicbook meetup was focused on a theme of “redemption.” Before we started sharing our books, we discussed the theme of redemption in comics a bit. I find it pretty darn interesting that, for heroes, in order to … Continue reading

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