Elaine Davidson, the world record holder for "world's most pierced woman," poses for a portrait along Edinburgh's Royal Mile in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 5, 2015. Davidson has over 9,000 piercings and regularly sits out on the Royal Mile asking passerby for money in exchange for a photo with or of her.
Pop Peterson dons stockings and a corset at their Athens home on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. Peterson performs in drag shows using the name ShaVaughn, their birth name.
Ohio University professor Larry Witmer poses for a portrait in the WitmerLab, which studies dinosaurs, on Nov. 28, 2016.
Nancy DeLaval Miller poses for a portrait on August 31, 2015. Having been sexually assaulted as a child, Nancy developed dissassociative identity disorder when she was 50 and has around 14 different personalities. DeLaval Miller describes her personalities as living in a long hallway with different personalities stepping out of their rooms to come out. In camera multiple exposure (4 exposures total).
Joan Hobbs, 53, holds photos of herself outside of her home before she was bitten by a dog in northeast Las Vegas Tuesday, May 9, 2017. "I didn't used to be ugly," she said. "Now I am, and it's not my fault."
Carly Preston, a freshman studying political science and journalism, displays her facepaint after the FuckRapeCulture march on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. FuckRapeCulture is a campus organization that seeks to raise awareness about rape culture at Ohio University.
(from left to right) Will Stines, Thomas Leech and Andrew Mlynarski, all seniors on the Ohio University men's golf team, pose for a portrait at the Athens Country Club in Athens, Ohio, on April 1, 2015.
Kelvin Ray, an elder of the Portals to Glory church, in the North Las Vegas church on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Ray received "Baby Girl Jackson" last night, an infant who had been abandoned by her parents and missing for weeks. He did not have a chance to identify the man who gave the baby to him.
Rich Majeski pretends he has a drink in his hand after a family wedding in Pittsburgh, PA.
Stefany Torres dressed as Sayana from an episode of the original Star Trek television series during the Official Star Trek Convention at the Rio Convention Center on Thursday, August 3, 2017.
Tom Gimm, the new head diving coach, stands for a portrait as Ireland Littlejohn and Olivia Dillon dive in the background at the Ohio University Aquatic Center on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017.
Tom Hitner of Ligonier, 82, enjoys his ice cream from the Ligonier Creamery on Monday, July 11, 2016. Hitner has lived in Ligonier for most of his life and goes to the creamery whenever he happens to walk by.
"Todd Various," an Edinburgh-based street performer originally from Detroit, flexes for a portrait on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh on July 20, 2015.
Colby Caldwell stands in nice light on Sept. 1, 2016.
Athens artist Kevin Morgan poses for a portrait in his home studio on Fox Lake Road in Athens, Ohio. Morgan has been creating the art for Athens Halloween for 33 years.
Seth Alexander with his drum set on Feb. 9, 2015.
Tall Pines Distillery co-owner Keith Welch stands for a portrait in front of some of the distillery's moonshine in Salisbury, Somerset County, on Monday, July 11, 2016. The distillery claims to be the first legal moonshine distillery in Somerset County since Prohibition.
Josh Birnbaum, a photographer and musician, in his Athens, Ohio, home on Jan. 23, 2015. Birnbaum recently received funding for a project to document bluegrass music culture in Appalachia on film.