You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who loves Portland more than Sarah Midkiff, and who can blame her? She does come from a pretty awesome place. But her new home of New York also holds a special place in her heart. It’s where she’s cutting her teeth as a writer/photographer, working with an eclectic array of musicians, both local and those coming through.

Ken Grand-Pierre spoke to Sarah about growing up in Portland, the feeling of being around musicians, and how writing inspires photography. Check out their conversation below.

“I love that I get to have deep and meaningful conversations with people for a living.”

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