Jessica Haines tips Notorious L.E.Z. (KT Rinallo) during her drag performance at Tilt Nightclub in Rochester, N.Y. on April 9, 2015. KT has enjoyed performing as her drag persona for the past 11 years, “When I first started performing I was a very shy person and by performing on stage it has allowed me to break out of my shell.”
Supported by nurses Katie Smith and Carly Vittozzi (cq) as well as her mother Kathy Buckert, (cq) Bethany Shearer experiecnces an extremely painful contraction. She has been in labor for 33 hours with no help of an epidural or any medications to subside her pain on October 5, 2015.
"Tyger” (Last name withheld) one of the Bondage – Not Just With Rope Workshop instructors laughs while wrapped in duct tape and bubble wrap at the Rochester Erotic Arts Festival in Rochester, N.Y. on April 10, 2015.
Trelawney McCoy leads her family in prayer before dinner on April 22, 2015 in their home in Rochester, N.Y. Since adopting seven of her eight children, Trelawney has tried to instill the word of God and faith into all of them.
Gigi Prinsen lies on her father, Steve Prinsen as he lays down to take a nap at Steve's house on February 22, 2015 in Rochester, N.Y. Gigi says,"I am much more like my father than my mom because we have a lot more in common and he understands me more."
David Sprout lifts his son, Duncan James Sprout up onto his lap to put him down for a nap on February 16, 2015 in their home in Webster, N.Y. Since David only has use of his right arm, which is weak, he has created a device to lift Duncan up and down carefully. He worries when Duncan is over 25 pounds, that he might not be able to lift him anymore because he isn't strong enough to.
Freshman Grace Nolan, rests during a timeout at the women's varsity soccer game. The game took place on September 15, 2014 at Arcadia High School. Opponant, Gates High School beat Arcadia 1-0.
Dylan Green, 25 participates in the Strong Man competition at Imagine R.I.T. at the Rochester Institute of Technology, on May 2, 2015. He placed second overall in the competition.
35-year old Joe Bellanca pushes 315 lbs of weights in the Strong Man Competition during Imagine R.I.T. at the Rochester Institute of Technology on May 2, 2015. This was Joe's first strong man competition that he has competed in.
Derrick Shezbie, trumpet player in the Rebirth Brass Band, preforms at the first Annual NolaFunk Crawfish and Music Festival on June 27, 2014. The event took place at Governor's Island beach club, which brought New Orleans to New York.
Dr. Samuel Shatkin works on his patient receiving a lower face and neck lift. His anesthesiologist, Dr. Rose Berkum, and Nurse Kathy Ackerman look on and watch as he explains step by step what he is doing on Oct. 20, 2014.
Lead singer Bill Crouse, followed by his daughter Courtney Crouse of the Alleghany River Dancers, lead the group through the crowd at Imagine R.I.T. at the Rochester Institute of Technology on May 2, 2015.
Marivi Howell-Arza gets zipped into her dress at the Miss Flower City Beauty Pageant. A pageant that is a preliminary round for the young woman to become Miss New York and then hopefully Miss America on January 31, 2015.
Matthew Pronko assists Daniel Lim in firing off their slingshot during the Pumpkin Chunkin’ with their teammate Adam Pries. Students, family, and friends attend Pumpkin Chunkin’, an event where Mechanical Engineers create slingshots to launch pumpkins. The event took place at Rochester Institute of Technology during RIT’s Brick City Weekend on October 18, 2014.