Dagys began his career as photojournalist with a BA in Journalism from the University of Missouri,
and was a newspaper photographer for eight years. His photography has appeared in LIFE, Smithsonian, People, Time, Forbes,
and exhibited at Duke University and Robin Rice Gallery in New York City.
is fascinated by reality, and how people make their marks on the world, or on themselves. He has practiced meditation
for more than 20 years, and believes photography can be a way to increase and share our awareness of the beauty in everyday
life. He finds a poetic completeness in the fact that photography uses light to create images, which may help people find