In this series of work, Alfield Reeves has been capturing the lives of real people in Grand Rapids. This photo series is birthed from a collection of things: my love and desire for perspective and wisdom, my passion for photography and writing, all intertwined with my discontentment of living in Michigan. A pretty obscure combination,…


…I decided to use my gift of photography and my love for engaging people and culture to start the #MyBlackLivesMatterSeries. The goal of the series is to highlight people – black people especially – to bring not only their faces to the forefront, but their voices and opinions as well.