Wendy Brenner’s classic 2005 profile of snake enthusiast Dean Ripa, who died Saturday. By now I’ve grown accustomed (and rather devoted) to Dean’s rhetorical style—outrageous overstatement, subsequent qualification—but I think I recognize something else, something authentic here: a certain strain of introverted misanthropy… | May, 2017
Dylan Johnston has several years of experience working on professional shoots both in studio and on location for all mediums. He currently resides in Brooklyn, New York, though his love of adventure started at a young age, fishing off the coast of Florida with his father, exploring small towns with friends.
At the beginning of 2013, a contest in the Florida Everglades opened, allowing the public hunting of invasive Burmese pythons. Hunters from across the country descended on the Florida wetlands in search of the prey.