So, the last few times I’ve been knocking around downtown with the camera, I’ve been secretly shooting portraits o
Street Portraits – Character Portrait Technique
I was just imagining working with an actor shooting street portraits, and running them through a bunch of archetypes they can
Street Portrait Collab Shoots
I’d like to start doing a lot more portrait shoots a lot more often, so I’ve started this new collab campaign to f
Craft Versus Creativity?
I was just reflecting on the days when I was really getting into the craft aspect of photography, and I was genuinely enthusia
Songs are places.
I was just listening to the Tori Amos’ London Girls, which I’ve been attached to from the first time I heard it. I
I was just reading something by David duChemin where he referred to the concept of ‘sketch images’, which I’
Fantasy Portrait Work
I like the overall sensibility of this one. At the moment, it makes me think of creating a custom city backdrop using differen
Urban Fantasy Portrait Backdrops
This is a selection of some pieces where I really dig the urban environments in the backgrounds. My objective is to find photo
Where Things Are
First, I’m officially on an indefinite hiatus from shooting portraits. I’m getting back to photography basics, foc
Light, Color, and a Sense of Place
I’m planning to go out tomorrow night (Saturday October 30, the night before Halloween) to shoot the marquee signs on Br
The selection process.
So I’m going through my current photo selections for the fashion editorial portfolio. As I’m working to narrow the
Spending this Saturday morning reviewing my current fashion portfolio selections with an editorial eye. These are my observati
Modus Operandi – Locations
This morning (it’s Labor Day) I’m updating my locations gallery and changing up my MO a bit. Decided to abandon th
Fantasy Meets Street
I recently realized I was really missing the magical visual elements of my fantasy portrait work, so now I’m experimenting w
Inspo from Brian Ziff, currently a favorite photographer of mine. Putting these two side-by-side turned on a light bulb; I can
Selections and moodboards
Made some good progress on the selections for the book this weekend. Doing this book, thinking about the finality of the decis
Downtown Photo Walk
Did a quick photo walk around the neighborhood tonight, which I haven’t done for a while.
For me, the editorial selection process is probably the most challenging part of photography. I currently have around 65 photo
In an effort to bring some accountability into my creative life, I thought I’d start a work blog. My plan is to put down