Photographs from the Newport Beach Wooden Boat Show

Hi Friends, Had an opportunity (courtesy of my good friend, Royce, and his friend, Jack) to photograph this year’s Wooden Boat Show at the American Legion Yacht Club in Newport Beach.  It was an overcast, drizzly morning – PERFECT for photography! Lots of classic wooden powerboats, sailboats, a couple canoes, and even a combo Packard Read more about Photographs from the Newport Beach Wooden Boat Show[…]

Cal State Fullerton Business Students: Power Portrait

Who can resist when your kids ask you to photograph their friends? Cat’s friend and fellow student, Kevin, needed a portrait of his group of fellow business students before one of their gang leaves for Florida this weekend. We agreed to meet the following evening for the shoot.  We scouted a location with the help Read more about Cal State Fullerton Business Students: Power Portrait[…]

Location Portraits – Dr. King: Tustin Chronic Conditions Center

Hi Friends, I met with Dr. Corey King, D.C. owner and clinical director of the Tustin Chronic Conditions Center today, and had an opportunity to photograph him for his new website.  We did a high-key white background image, of course – the staple look for medical portraits.  Dr. King’s focus is on neurological function, and Read more about Location Portraits – Dr. King: Tustin Chronic Conditions Center[…]

A New Style of Portraiture…for Me: Pinup! (G-rated)

Hi Friends, So one of my Photoshop students invited me to a photography meetup he’d arranged. Other than the occasional photowalk, and out-of-class specialty discussions, I’ve never really participated in a photography meetup.  So, I was intrigued.  He then indicated that the style of the day would be pinup.  Of course, I was familiar with Read more about A New Style of Portraiture…for Me: Pinup! (G-rated)[…]

The “Faces of Freedom” Project – Navy Chaplain Captain Craig Wesley Rench

Hi Friends, Another portrait in the “Faces of Freedom” project – my pastor and dear brother, Craig Rench – a 30-year veteran of the US Navy. Please thank a veteran today… Thanks for dropping by! J