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…[…]

Smiles Across the Miles does Mission San Juan Capistrano

Hi Friends, Last weekend our Smiles Across the Miles team joined with the good folks at the Orange County Rescue Mission to host a couple families for a day of photography education and portraiture at the “Jewel of the Missions”: Mission San Juan Capistrano. A lovely time was had by all, and hopefully, our families Read more about Smiles Across the Miles does Mission San Juan Capistrano[…]

Sam and David – CA Engagement Portraits

Hi Friends, Been a while since I’ve posted… But I’ve just sent my niece and soon-to-be nephew-in-law off to the airport, and have a few minutes to post a couple images from this weekend’s marathon portrait session. Sam and David made the trip all the way from snowy and cold Northern Indiana to wet and Read more about Sam and David – CA Engagement Portraits[…]

“Flash-on-a-Stick” – Putting the Light Where You Want It.

Hi Friends, I’ve been asked by a number of folks for details on my “flash-on-a-stick” arrangement that I frequently use for portrait lighting with hotshoe strobes.  I know other folks use a similar arrangement, but I thought I’d show the details of mine, and you can adjust accordingly. The goal of the rig is to put Read more about “Flash-on-a-Stick” – Putting the Light Where You Want It.[…]

Are You Ready to RUMBLE!?!

Had an idea for a portrait.  Sweaty high school football star, backlit, with the goalpost in the background.  Looked around for a suitable field.  The one close to me didn’t have the kind of goalpost I was looking for.  Eventually found the field, and Henry, a terrific young guy from my church who happens to Read more about Are You Ready to RUMBLE!?![…]