Visual storyteller Christopher T. Assaf lives in Salisbury, Md., on the Delmarva Eastern Shore. He works throughout Washington, D.C. and Baltimore; Delaware, Virginia, and the Delmarva Peninsula; as well as Philadelphia and parts of Pennsylvania. He is an experienced photojournalist, photography--sports, portrait, lifestyle, magazine, corporate, pet, commercial & wedding. He is an award-winning video editor and cinematographer.
A quick wash helps lift the spirits of Deijhane Powell, 7, of Biloxi, who has been staying in a shelter with her mother, Koshena Powell. Their home on Lee Street was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina and they have been staying in the shelter at Mary L. Mitchell 7th Grade School since.