Iowa City Jeweler, Willa Dickens, poses for a portrait in his office on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. He's been working In the business for 75 years and says, "It's a challenge everyday with the beautiful and interesting things in the jewelry business. How can I be so lucky to call it work?" (James Year/The Daily Iowan)
Varla stands beside an over-sized Trump mask in the Studio 13 dressing room shortly before emceeing a drag show on Thursday, May 31, 2018.
A drag queen performs during the Pride Week celebrations at Studio 13 in downtown Iowa City on Friday, Jun. 16, 2018.
A pair of Andrew Christian models celebrate on the dance floor during Pride Week at Studio 13 on Friday, Jun. 16, 2017.
Konnexion Convenience Store Manager, Leela Bell, poses for a portrait in Iowa City on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. Leela is a Marion native who has been working at this establishment for approximately 2 years. When asked what her favorite part of the job is she stated, "I love the family environment." (James Year/The Daily Iowan)
Juggalos celebrate during the grand finale of the Insane Clown Posse concert at Blue Moose on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. ICP's grand finale is also known as the "Faygo Armageddon" where the group invites fans onto stage to help the Detroit based rap group spray the last of their 2 liter bottles of soda into the crowd. ICP has previously stated that, on average, they spray approximately 350 two liter bottles or 185 gallons of soda per event. (James Year/The Daily Iowan)
Mushroomhead guitarist, Thomas Church, interacts with the crowd during the grand finale at the Blue Moose on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015. The band is known, in metal circles, for their theatrical performances and dedicated fanbase.
Local metal fan, Andrew Jarnagin, poses for a portrait in the beer garden before the EyeHateGod concert at Gabes in Iowa City on Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018.
Davey Suicide guitarist, Niko Gemini, headbangs through the smoke and the heavy red LED lights during a performance at Gabes on Friday, Mar. 17, 2017 in Iowa City.
Chris Oppedahl, a Circle of Ash Scream Park volunteer, practices fire-breathing on March 15. Oppedahl has volunteered with the organization
for approximately a year and goes to weekly meetings as often as possible.(James Year/The Daily Iowan)
A pair of scared guests walk around a dark corner at The Factory of Fear in Moline, Illinois on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. (James Year/The Daily Iowan)
A carnival worker poses for a portrait during his shift at the Orange City annual tulip festival on Friday, May 18, 2018.
Newlyweds, Ali and Matthew Dykstra (right) celebrate during their reception at the Le Mars Community Center in Le Mars, Iowa on Saturday, Jul. 29, 2017.
Students enjoy a period of free swimming at the CRWC in Iowa City on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. This was one of the class' last practice sessions before their open water certification at Lake Pearl, Illinois this summer. (James Year/The Daily Iowan)
Spectators give donations for a drag king’s performance during a Public Access Television fundraiser at Studio 13 on Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017.
Patriot Guard Rider and Army veteran, Odin-Dan Levasseur, escorts a veteran funeral near Russellville, Missouri on Wednesday, Jun. 19, 2019.
A coachman waits in line with his draft horses for a competition at the Jacobson Exhibition Center during the Iowa State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.
University Camera owner, Roger Christian, stands in his store for a portrait shortly after his retirement party on Saturday, Apr. 28, 2018. University camera had been in business 49 years when it was forced to close its doors.
Kyle Bingham views the suspension plate shortly before being rigged into the plate and tripod assembly on Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. (James Year/The Daily Iowan)
Heavy rains pound the now closed AP Greene Refractory complex in Mexico, Missouri on Sunday, Jun. 16, 2019.