Mathew Carruthers [Mat Carruthers]
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I am an avid hobbyist at this point in my life - until now I've never really had the time to devote to an in-depth study of the art of photography. Now, after spending 13+ years in the army and seeing a lot of the world, I have some perspective on life. I also have the dawning realization that my professional skills are just not widely marketable (I'm an interpreter) - so I am throwing myself into my hobbies while looking for a job. Maybe this could be parlayed into something interesting...like "foreign correspondent" or "travel guide research consultant". Time will tell. Any and all comments are appreciated should you view any of my postings. Advice is always welcomed (but not always heeded). UPDATE 2/16/08 So, I find myself in Memphis, TN, heading into the home stretch of my first year as a public school teacher. What strange set of circumstances brought me here? Easy. I needed a job and I was offered one...