Photographer, videographer and activist Mike McCray
owner of Iris Imaging. 

Military
Basic Training Fort Polk, Louisiana
Army Advanced Infantry Training Center (Tigerland) Fort Polk, Louisiana
US Army Infantry ""Imjin Scout"" DMZ Korea 

Education:
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
Photo-illustration

Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah 
Biology, Chemistry
Sky Diving Club

Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, Ohio 
Emergency Medical Technician

Professional Organizations: (past no active)
National Press Photographers Association, Society of Professional Journalists, Biological Photographers Association, Ophthalmic Photographers Society, Christians in Photojournalism

Others Organizations:
Sons of the American Revolution (inactive)
First Baptist Church Elyria

Major Documentary Projects
Just Off Ohio State Route 301 2014-present
Homelessness 1983 through 1998 
Conflicts: Afghan-Soviet War, Salvadoran Civil War, Contra War

Medical Photography
Fairview Eye Center Retinal Angiography
Retina Vitreous Associates Retinal Angiography
Cleveland Eye Clinic Retinal Angiographer & Surgical Photography
Started Iris Imaging Processing Retinal Angiograms
Photographer for Collaborative Ocular  Melanoma Study randomized trial of iodine 125 brachytherapy  for choroidal  melanoma
North Shore University Hospital Ophthalmic Photographer
King Khalid Eye Specialist Hospital Ophthalmic Photographer
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Ophthalmic Photographer
Akron CIty Hospital Retinal Angiographer
(ophthalmic photography includes retinal, fundus, corneal, plastics, and variety of other medical photographic techniques)

Publications
Over the years my still photographs, articles, and interviews, have appeared in numerous publications here are a few: Review of Refractive Surgery (cover first issue), Review of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology Times, Diabetic Forecast, Advance For Physician Assistants, Akron Beacon Journal Sunday Magazine, Cleveland Plain Dealer Sunday Magazine, Pakistan Times, Saudi Gazette, and other publications world wide.

Exhibitions
Individual
""Afghanistan: The Forgotten War"" 1986
Octagon Gallery, N.Y., N.Y.

""Birds in Flight"" 1995
Lorain MetroParks, Carlisle, Ohio

""Birds & Bugs"" Hand Tinted Photography 1996
Garfield Nature Center, Cleveland MetroParks Garfield, Ohio 

Group
Annual National Juried Show 1980
The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio 

""Lazarus a Vision of Hope"" (organizer)
The City Mission, travelling exhibition 1992

""Long Lives""  1994 Aging
Spaces, Cleveland, Ohio

Homelessness; a view from the street
Travelling exhibit, 1996

Homeless Still: A Second View of the Streets 1997
Lightkeepers Gallery, Lakewood, Ohio

Other Imaging
Colleges Yearbook subcontract: Michigan State University, University of Michigan, Old Dominion University, University of Huston, Wayne State University, Western Kentucky University, Hillsdale College

Sports Photography subcontracts Greater Cleveland Area

Terrorism Training Exercise Video State of Ohio Prisons

Area of Expertise:

Photo Essays
Event Photography
Photojournalism
Architectural Photography
Real-estate Photography
Photo-illustration
Industrial Photography
Portraiture
Product Photography

Technical Photography Skills:
Medical Photography
Biological Photography
Macro Photography
Micro Photography
Retinal Angiography
High Speed Photography

Videography
Video Editing 
DVD
Business Card CD's


Software Programs|

Photoshop
After Effects
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe Audition
Adobe Media Encoder
Joomla CMS