"It's all so fresh because I am new to it. Yet it can disappear in a minute - when a tree is cut down or a field of wildflowers is mowed," he said. "There is always something new to grab you as a photographer."
Who: Retired ironworker and photographer
Residence: Lake Sherwood in Warren County
What: Harris will exhibit a cross section of his work at the New Melle Art Show and Reception. Five other artists will show blown glass, landscape painting, pencil portraits, drawings and mixed media.
When: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 24.
Where: New Melle Lakes Golf Course and Banquet Center, 404 Foristell Road, Wentzville.
Tickets and information: 636-828-5600 or online at newmellechamber.com