Faces of Freedom Veterans Project on Exhibit at Orange Public Library

Hi Friends, I’m pleased to share that a portion of my Faces of Freedom Project is currently on exhibit at the Orange Public Library.  The Faces of Freedom Project is an ongoing personal endeavor to provide pro bono portraiture for the men and women of our armed forces as a humble “thank you for your service.” There Read more about Faces of Freedom Veterans Project on Exhibit at Orange Public Library[…]

Faces of Freedom Veterans Project Gallery Exhibition Opens 1/7/16

Hi Friends, Most of you know that I have a soft spot for our nation’s military men and women, and for a number of years have been photographing veterans as part of a collection of portraits called the “Faces of Freedom Project”: a thank-you-for-your-service to those who have sacrificed for MY freedoms. I’m very excited to announce that it’s Read more about Faces of Freedom Veterans Project Gallery Exhibition Opens 1/7/16[…]

New Faces of Freedom Project Veterans Portraits Added

  Hi Friends, As you know, our military personnel – both past and present — are near and dear to my heart.  Several years ago, I started a personal photography venture called “The Faces of Freedom Project” as a “thank you for your service” effort on behalf of our military veterans. I recently had the opportunity Read more about New Faces of Freedom Project Veterans Portraits Added[…]

New Faces of Freedom Portrait: 2AC Robert J. Haverstick – USAF

Family History – USAF Airman Robert J. Haverstick I have a special place in my heart for our nation’s military servicemen and women: both veterans and active duty personnel.  So, it’s with great pride and gratitude that I am able to add a portrait of my own dad, Robert J. Haverstick, to my “Faces of Freedom Read more about New Faces of Freedom Portrait: 2AC Robert J. Haverstick – USAF[…]

Photos from the Marine Corps Ball 2014

Hi Friends, Once again this year I had the honor and privilege of being able to provide portraiture for the annual Marine Corps Ball (now known as the “All Veterans Dinner Dance”, but it will always be the Marine Corps Ball to me).  I recognized some familiar faces, and made a few new friends! If Read more about Photos from the Marine Corps Ball 2014[…]

A New Faces of Freedom Portrait Added…US Army

Serving Our Nation in the US Army As you may have gathered, I have a special place in my heart for our nation’s military servicemen and women: both veterans and active duty personnel.  So, it’s with great pride and gratitude that I am able to add a portrait of my own son, PVT Conner R. Read more about A New Faces of Freedom Portrait Added…US Army[…]

Photographing the 2013 Marine Corps Ball (Orange County)

Greetings, friends! I was honored, once again, to be able to provide portraiture for the 2013 Orange County Marine Corps Ball this past weekend.  It was a pleasure to see some familiar folks from last year’s event again, as well as some new faces. What a privilege to be able to give a little back Read more about Photographing the 2013 Marine Corps Ball (Orange County)[…]

The Faces of Freedom Project – Veteran Sgt. John Davis, US Army Infantry

Hi Friends, This morning, I had the distinct privilege of photographing US Army veteran, Sgt. John Davis, as part of my “Faces of Freedom” project: a series of simple black and white portraits honoring our nation’s veterans.  Just a small token of thanks for their service and sacrifice. John was terrific! Not only did he Read more about The Faces of Freedom Project – Veteran Sgt. John Davis, US Army Infantry[…]

Spirit Week Portrait: “Splinter Cell” costume…

Hi Friends, This is spirit week at my son’s high school – leading up to homecoming on Thursday night. The theme for this year’s homecoming is “Hush, Hush…” and is apparently spy-oriented.  (Don’t ask me why). My son has read all of the Tom Clancy “Splinter Cell” novels, and determined to dress up as Sam Read more about Spirit Week Portrait: “Splinter Cell” costume…[…]

I spent all day Monday in the Emergency Room…

…creating totally cool images for a medical device manufacturer! Hi friends! Had a terrific day shooting in the ER at LA County / USC Medical Center this past Monday with my good friend, Royce. We had arranged to set up a trauma bay for location images of a medical device in use.  With the invaluable Read more about I spent all day Monday in the Emergency Room…[…]