Meet the artist memorializing the Lewiston taking pictures victims with portraits

On Oct. 1, 2017, Ron Moore Jr. was watching tv when information broke of a mass taking pictures in Las Vegas that claimed 60 lives.

He felt a must do one thing to honor the lives misplaced. So he bought work creating particular person portraits of each sufferer that he might then give to members of the family.

Within the years since, Moore estimates he has made 420 portraits of victims. He’s presently finishing 18 pencil portraits of the victims within the Lewiston mass taking pictures and plans on touring from his studio in Youngstown, Ohio, to Lewiston to current them to their family members.