Mike McGregor, "McGregor #3", 2005, C-print.

Mike McGregor, “McGregor #3”, 2005, C-print.

Mike McGregor

“Lake Mille Lacs” is a massive body of water in the heart of America’s rural Midwest, and the location for the annual McGregor family reunion. This personal essay depicts one middle-American family’s annual tradition – my tradition.

Born in Minneapolis , Minnesota , Mike McGregor ( Brooklyn , NY ) was inspired to explore photography at a young age and went on to earn degrees in Photography and Literature at Montana State University , Bozeman . He is currently pursuing his career as a portrait photographer and has worked with magazines such as Fast Company, Fly, and London’s Property Week, as well as organizations such as Planned Parenthood and Builder Group. McGregor also assists and produces for the photographer Platon, his mentor of 5 years.