Tag Archives: portraits

Incoming.

My wife Michele is 8 and a half months pregnant with our first child. Last month we were down in the Palm Springs area for the Indian Wells tennis tournament and we took an afternoon to go see the Anza … Continue reading

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Landscape photographer almost dies at Thor’s Well

Two years ago I went out to shoot Thor’s Well during a rain storm. It was, at the time and still today, one of the scariest things I’ve ever done. I was by myself, there was a storm coming in, … Continue reading

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Living Room Studio Lights Fun Time

Perhaps because I finally have some brainpower left over at the end of my workdays from a lighter q4 or maybe the sauvignon blanc, but I got my lights and backdrop out of the garage last night and set it … Continue reading

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Lies and photographs.

They say in every great lie or conspiracy theory there’s always threads of truth. Yesterday’s post may have been mostly fiction but there are truths there, I did recently fuck up my shoulder, have spent a lot of time in … Continue reading

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HDR at White Sands, New Mexico. Also, don’t mess with desert bugs.

Our one White Sands sunset was a bust to shoot in that the fires around the state were making the atmosphere far more hazy than it normally would have been, so the haze blocked the sunset as the sun would … Continue reading

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Baby in a giant spoon! My first baby portrait shoot

Well that’s not entirely true. I helped my ex-girlfriend on plenty of infant shoots, and if I do say so myself, some of her best shots came from poses and scenes I set up. For some reason I am in … Continue reading

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Shooting emotion & cheating the shot with knowledge of subject

One of the nights I was in Aspen, after a long day of hiking I was enjoying a beverage in the mostly empty small lodge bar of my hotel when a kid walked in with his guitar and started singing … Continue reading

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The new adventures of Rayman, vol. 1

For those of you who know who / what Rayman is, he needs no introduction. For those of you who don’t, Rayman was born of a company called Ubisoft for Nintendo as one of their flagship games for the Nintendo … Continue reading

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Playing with shutter speeds.

I once had a photo taken of me on accident that showed me standing still in the center of the photo, only slightly out of focus, while the forest around me, bursting with fall colors, was this crazy blurred circular … Continue reading

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It’s not ripping someone off if you tell them you’re doing it

So now all of the photographers I’m friends with know I’m trying to learn about more photography stuffs. I’ve only really talked about it with Curious Josh (which you can read about in this post) but now at all of … Continue reading

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