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Faces of Freedom Project Veterans Portraits-Field of Valor 2017

Faces of Freedom Project Veterans Portraits-Field of Valor 2017

The Faces of Freedom Project Portraits I had the privilege once again to create portraits of a number of veterans for The Faces of Freedom Project at the 2017 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 flags […]

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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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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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Let’s Eat! New Photos in the Latest Where Women Cook Magazine

Let’s Eat! New Photos in the Latest Where Women Cook Magazine

Hi Friends, A little over a year ago, I had the privilege of photographing five AMAZING home chefs and a professional caterer in some beautiful home kitchens near Palm Springs, California for Where Women Cook Magazine. (I think I’m still trying to shed the pounds I put on over the course of that 2-day shoot! It would […]

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Just Published – Spring 2015 Issue of “Where Women Cook” Magazine

Just Published – Spring 2015 Issue of “Where Women Cook” Magazine

  Hi Friends, Last Spring,  I did a series of photo shoots in La Quinta, CA for “Where Women Cook” magazine – a gorgeous publication showcasing the talents and passions of amazing home chefs. The latest issue is on newsstands now (and will be for 3 months), and features my shoot with Melanie Scherer.  I […]

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Photographing the OC District Attorney’s 2015 Annual Report

Photographing the OC District Attorney’s 2015 Annual Report

  Hi Friends, I recently completed a 6-month long project (about 5 days of photography over the course of the project) for the Orange County District Attorney’s Office for their 2015 Biennial Report. What an awesome project!  It incorporates all the things I love about my job: interesting people, interesting locations, lighting challenges, and the opportunity […]

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Where Women Cook: First La Quinta, CA Feature!

Hi Friends, Back in April of this year, I had the opportunity to photograph five AMAZING home cooks in their gorgeous kitchens in La Quinta, CA for Where Women Cook magazine. The Winter 2015 issue is on newsstands now, and the first of my features is in this issue: Judy Rimmer. I can’t reproduce the article […]

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I Made the Cover!  Rebecca Justice Collection – Where Women Create Magazine

I Made the Cover! Rebecca Justice Collection – Where Women Create Magazine

  Hi Friends, In March of this year, I had the opportunity to photograph a feature for Where Women Create magazine, which highlights the creative spaces and inspirational stories of extraordinary women.  My particular shoot was with Rebecca Justice – mother, wife of former major league baseball player David Justice, and creator of the Rebecca Justice Collection of custom furnishings and […]

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High-Speed Sync How-To: My First Article for SLR Lounge

High-Speed Sync How-To: My First Article for SLR Lounge

Hi Friends, I’m a big fan of off camera flash, and use it extensively in outdoor and harsh lighting situations.  I’ve authored an article on the topic for SLR Lounge.  Check it out at: http://www.slrlounge.com/broad-daylight-flash-sun-high-speed-sync Let me know what you think…? Thanks for dropping by! J

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Two New Portraits Added to the Faces of Freedom Project

Two New Portraits Added to the Faces of Freedom Project

  Hi Friends, I had the opportunity this week to add two new portraits to my “Faces of Freedom Project.”  US Army veteran, Roman Lechicky and former US Air Force Security Police officer, Greg Crandall, were kind enough to sit for me for this series.  The Faces of Freedom Project is a personal endeavor to […]

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