R. Burnett Baker
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|Occupation||Narrative Photographer / Writer|
|Introduction||Rick Burnett Baker currently is self-employed as a narrative photographer, and is a member of the National Press Photographer's Association (NPPA). Baker, a native Texan, is a graduate of State University of New York (Albany) with a BA in Asian Studies, (minor in classical Chinese literature), a Graduate Certificate in US Urban Policy, and a Masters (MRP) in Regional and Urban Planning, Third World. He has worked with a mining company in Honduras, with a civil engineering firm in Saudi Arabia, and traveled andworked throughout Southeast Asia, China, and Northern Africa with Halliburton for nearly a decade, based out of Singapore. During his years living in Singapore he was also known for his radio and television voice-over work. Baker returned to the US in 1985 to complete academic interests and continues to live in New York.|
|Favorite Movies||Falling Down, Being There, Lord of the Rings, Network, Beetlejuice, To Kill a Mockingbird, James Garner movies, Cary Grant movies.|
|Favorite Music||Earl Klugh, John Klemmer, Joni Mitchell, Manhattan Transfer, Singers Unlimited, Michael Franks, Janis Ian, Lyell Lovett, Randy Travis, Pink, The Black Eyed Peas, Missy Elliott, Sammy Davis Jr.|
|Favorite Books||Seth Speaks, Unknown Reality Vols. 1/2, Selected Works of Lu Xun, Illusions, The Nature of the Psyche, Kicking the Sacred Cow, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Pilgrim At Tinker Creek, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Really Inconvenient Truths, Climate Confusion.|
Do you believe that forks are evolved from spoons?
No. A spoon is a fork that has had too much to eat.