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Film Photos from Huntington Beach Civil War Days

Film Photos from Huntington Beach Civil War Days

Seems to be the season for Civil War re-enactment in Southern California!  And this weekend, Huntington Beach Central Park in Orange County, California, was the place to be.  Folks came from all over the country for this annual event. The weekend included concerts by Civil War bands playing period-authentic instruments, mock battles, the Gettysburg address delivered […]

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Civil War Portraits

I met and photographed Howell at a recent Civil War Days event at the Heritage Museum of Orange County.  Howell plays a circa 1870 Lenhart left-handed tuba, and became interested in Civil War re-enactment via an introduction to a group through Tuba Christmas.  I found him with several members of a military band who were warming up when […]

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Photos from the 14th Factory Art Installation

Photos from the 14th Factory Art Installation

Engaging in Art I recently had the opportunity to “participate in” the 14th Factory art installation: a multi-media art and documentary experience by British artist Simon Birch.  The 14th Factory experience takes place in a repurposed bakery in downtown Los Angeles, and involves a series of video, sculpture, painting and performance exhibits. Photography is encouraged, so I took both the Hasselblad […]

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The Faces of Freedom Project – ArtVenture 2016 – New Veterans Portraits

The Faces of Freedom Project – ArtVenture 2016 – New Veterans Portraits

I had the opportunity to create portraits of a number of veterans and active duty military personnel for The Faces of Freedom Project today at the Costa Mesa ArtVenture event.  Awesome location – and I had a great time chatting with a number of vets. If you had your portrait done today, feel free to download […]

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The Faces of Freedom Project – Orange Field of Valor – New Veterans Portraits

The Faces of Freedom Project – Orange Field of Valor – New Veterans Portraits

I had the opportunity to create portraits of a number of veterans and active duty military personnel for The Faces of Freedom Project this past weekend at the Field of Valor at Handy Park in Orange, CA.  It was a beautiful Fall day – in a gorgeous location, surrounded by a field of 1776 American […]

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The Faces of Freedom Project – New Veterans Portraits

The Faces of Freedom Project – New Veterans Portraits

I had the opportunity to create portraits of a number of veterans and active duty military personnel for The Faces of Freedom Project this past weekend at the Patriots and Paws 2nd Annual Car and Motorcycle Show at Canyon RV Park in Yorba Linda.  It was a beautiful Fall day – in a gorgeous location, […]

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Tom Hiddleston Stopped by the Studio… sort of

Tom Hiddleston Stopped by the Studio… sort of

Hi Friends – Inspired by a recent post by my Photoshop idol, Glyn Dewis, Tom Hiddleston and I spent a little quality time in the studio this week.  And by studio, I mean my dining room table.  And by Tom Hiddleston, I mean the Loki 1/6 scale figure from Hot Toys. But even though it was […]

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Catamancy Cosplay-Rey

We’ll See Each Other Again… Star Wars Cosplay

Star Wars Cosplay Extraordinaire! I have a distinct advantage when it comes to Star Wars cosplay photography.  My daughter, Cat (Catamancy Cosplay) is the most amazing cosplayer I know, and she does an outstanding Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  And she’s always willing at the drop of a hat to get into her Rey […]

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Faces of Freedom Project Veteran Portraits – Orange Plaza – Veterans Day 2015

Faces of Freedom Project Veteran Portraits – Orange Plaza – Veterans Day 2015

Hi Friends, I’ve finished the Faces of Freedom Project portraits from the Orange Plaza Veterans Day 2015 gathering, and they’re all here in the gallery below. If you had your portrait done that evening, feel free to download the 5×7 printable version below. (Please note: these portraits are for personal use of the participants only, and may not be used for […]

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Faces of Freedom Project Veteran Portraits-Orange Field of Valor

Faces of Freedom Project Veteran Portraits-Orange Field of Valor

Hi Friends, I’ve finished Faces of Freedom Project portraits from the Orange Field of Valor event they’re all here in the gallery below. If you had your portrait done at the Field of Valor event, feel free to download the 5×7 printable version below. (Please note: these portraits are for personal use of the participants only, and may […]

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