Around 50 years ago, Mckinley "Zur" Cabbagestalk started an artwork and photography company named ZurGallery. When he started loving and working with fine art photography he was very young. At that very young age he began to display his love of fine art and photography in the Newark area at the PAL "Police Athletic Lead" and the local library. He was born in South Carolina and raised in Newark, NJ. He has done everything from finger painting to building and flying model airplanes, but his passion is in fine art photography. Zur says that his definition of fine art photography is his undying thirst for passion and beauty. This beauty is found in functional, living art, the human form and nature that expresses beauty and everlasting pleasure. Zur appreciates the work of other artists that expresses similar creative taste. Zur's art is unique because it is timeless and stimulating. Zur has used all types of creative photographic tools from his first Kodak Brownie Hawkeye, to large format, medium format, and 35mm Nikon F2.
To display his artwork, Zur has organized a number of exhibitions and has participated in a number of national and international displays like Showboat Casino in Atlantic City, NJ and The Javitz Center. Moreover, he has held many 1 to 1 personal demos as well. He is very passionate about his work so he loves to show it to people.
Zur will only display is fine art work to selective and appreciative audiences. It is his love of art which motivates him to click pictures and draw some arts. At times it happens when he get some assignments or contracts and deals which are not of his interest. Zur simply avoids such shoots if they are not of his area of interest.
Zur is a very versatile photographer. He shoots almost every type of pictures and sceneries. His specialty inclues but isn't limited to models, celebrities, personalities, landscapes, sceneries, architectures, events and situations. He always welcomes newer experiences of photography. If someone needs his unique talents in fine art photography he would gladly consider their request.
So, on this website, you will get a complete portfolio of Mr Zur and you will get to know how intellectual he is and how strong his artistic sense is gifted to him by God.