"I've know Jon many years and I am very familiar with his work and his painting talent. There are those that boast of beings artists, but there are so few people that are not only true artists like Jon, but a rare artist behind the lens! His ability to capture the true essence of the theme in front of him makes his qualities even more evident and appreciated. He is such a gentle person and can make even the timid feel like a star. And for those who are already a star, he is one heck of a person to have at any function.."