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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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A New Faces of Freedom Portrait Added…US Army

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. […]

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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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Mercedes Benz Classic Center Images Published!

Mercedes Benz Classic Center Images Published!

  Hi Friends, Last summer, I spent a week with my good friend, Royce, and my invaluable assistant, Cat, doing location portrait work at the Mercedes Benz Classic Center in Irvine, CA to be used in their web and print marketing materials.  Being witness to this team of automotive artisans engaged in their craft was fascinating!  They […]

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

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 […]

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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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Richard Preston and his “Tin Men” – Heritage Portraits

Hi Friends, I had an opportunity this evening to photograph Dr. Richard Preston, retired ophthalmologist and World War II veteran. Among his many hobbies / interests, he has created a very cool and whimsical series of “Tin Men” that can be found all around his home. A few of my favorites from the session follow… […]

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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 […]

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Crystal Cove Historic Cottages – Images from the 2011 Kelby Worldwide Photowalk

Hi Friends, I had the privilege of leading a Scott Kelby Worldwide Photowalk again this year.  This was my third such event: having previously led walks in Old Towne Orange and Mission San Juan Capistrano. This year, we walked the historic district of Crystal Cove State Park in Newport Beach (CA). From the Crystal Cove […]

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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 […]

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