Thomas Machowicz is a photographer and filmmaker focusing on animal conservation and social issues. He has two long term projects; “Sanctuary” which documents animals and the people who rescue them around the world and has been published by the BBC. “This Is My Rock” is an intimate look at the life of Lamorris Parker. Thomas received his Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from Western Michigan University in 2011. He considers himself a conduit for stories meant to raise the consciousness of humanity and uses photography as a tool to explore and share the human experience.