A professional photographer for more than four decades, who serviced clients such as Barnes & Noble, M&M Mars, Zurich North America, Poland Spring, and Samsung, among others, Joe began making short documentary films in 2003. His first love, however, is documentary photography. Joe’s work has appeared in many publications including Sports Illustrated, Family Circle, and Photo District News. He has completed international photo projects from Pakistan, Turkey, Cuba, and China. In addition to being an instructor of Documentary/Photojournalism and other photography classes at Sussex County Community College, Joe leads photography groups to Cuba, Bhutan and Tuscany. He has completed an award-winning feature documentary film, Curtain of Water, about the U.S. embargo of Cuba, which has aired on PBS television and was screened at many colleges, universities, and organizations. Additional short films include: 2017: Concepts One Auction House, 2016: La Famiglia: Keeping It Together, 2003: Santeria: Life in the Religion, and 2010: The NJ Bear Hunt of 2010.