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Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads…

Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads…

Hi Friends, We had a blast last weekend 4-wheeling in Big Bear with our friends, Michael and Bobette, Michael’s brother Marlon, and my good friend and fellow shooter, Royce. It’s the first time my wife and I have ever done something like this, and I guarantee it won’t be the last! It was a dusty […]

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On the Boardwalk – Sort of… It’s Carnival Time!

On the Boardwalk – Sort of… It’s Carnival Time!

Hi Friends, Having grown up in the midwest, there are certain signs that heralded the arrival of Fall: grocery stores start carrying fresh apple cider in the produce section, hay bales are everywhere you turn, the smell of burning leaves is in the air, and the local carnival is in full swing. Well, I’m no […]

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2012 Coastline Classic Charity Car Show

2012 Coastline Classic Charity Car Show

Thanks to my good friend, Booker Preston, for asking me to be a part of the official team of photographers for the 2012 Coastline Classic Car Show at Corona del Mar (along with fellow friends and shooters second to none, Bob Allen and Royce Rumsey).  An amazing collection of fine automobiles, and a gorgeous location […]

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Photographing the 2012 Dana Point Concours d’Elegance Charity Car Show

Photographing the 2012 Dana Point Concours d’Elegance Charity Car Show

Hi Friends, Thanks to my good friend and fellow photographer, Royce Rumsey, I was provided media credentials with [nearly] unrestricted access to this weekend’s Dana Point Concours d’Elegance charity car show.  Along with Royce, Booker, Bob, Ed and a bunch of my Photoshop and photography students, we provided complete coverage of the events of the […]

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New Project – Steampunk Portraits!

New Project – Steampunk Portraits!

This is Steampunk Think Jules Verne…Victorian England…Wild, Wild West (the 60’s TV show with Robert Conrad and Ross Martin, or the 90’s remake with Will Smith). It’s typically realized as a mixture of relatively conservative vintage fashion with elements of the mechanical.  And I’m hooked on the look!  And, apparently, I’m not the only one. […]

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Gamer…the Portrait

Hi Friends, In between client work, it’s important to keep the creative juices flowing. Having been subject to hours of squealing tires, revving engines, explosions, and apparent talking to himself (with the online games), I thought I’d try to capture some of the essence of the gaming experience with my son as prime portrait candidate. […]

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Vintage Fashion Shoot – Japanese and American ’40s / Modern

Hi Friends, Just before Christmas last year, I did some family Christmas portraits for my good friend, Booker, at an empty 1920s era hardware store in Yorba Linda, CA.  After we finished, I explored the shop a little further and found a terrific space that I just had to come back to for a portrait […]

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Iowa Newspaper Runs Story on Ana & Brian’s Medieval Wedding!

Hi Friends, Last August, I had the privilege of photographing Ana and Brian’s medieval-themed wedding event: “Weddageddon.” A few weeks ago, Orange County Bride Magazine featured it on their blog. This week, Ana’s hometown newspaper, the Altoona Herald, ran a story on the “most unique wedding of 2011” featuring my images.  Pretty exciting stuff, no? Here’s the […]

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Old World Chateau – Custom Furniture Product Photography

Hi Friends, I had the opportunity recently to photograph an amazing collection of handcrafted custom furniture at a beautiful home in San Diego County.  The manufacturer contracted with me to photograph her work in the home setting – images to be used on her website, marketing materials, etc. The home is decorated in the “Old […]

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“Weddageddon!”- Ana and Brian the Wedding –

I met Ana and Brian in January at the UC Irvine “Battle for the Ring” event.  Been looking forward to their wedding ever since… We did a few pre-wedding portraits a month or so back, but this weekend was the big event, and boy was it great!  Still processing images, but thought I’d share this […]

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