Long story short, I’ve taken an extended break from trying to make a career out of photography. But I’m back, making images and trying new things; which is what art is all about.. The backstory: In early 2009, after nearly completing my Associate of the Arts in photography at Cypress College, and a tumultuous marriage… Continue reading The Art of Taking Breaks: Part 1
Cookbook videography with embedded link to video.
June 25th @ Venice Skatepark I was invited to shoot an event by the crew at Ezekiel that they were sponsoring on June 25th. It was unlike any event I had ever shot before. Life Rolls On is an amazing organization. Since I can’t describe what they do better than they can, here is their mission statement: “Life Rolls On, a subsidiary… Continue reading Ezekiel/Life Rolls On/ They Will Skate Again
I’ve been so busy working on projects like editing all 1400 photos (whew!) The Full Monty Live, I have had no time to blog. Today, though I am taking some time to update because it has been so long. Nothing super exciting but still blog-worthy. Here are a couple professional portrait shoots I’ve done in the… Continue reading One Professional Portrait and a Grad Photo
The Cypress College 21st annual Student Photography Show and Awards Ceremony is tonight. I submitted 9 pieces of which 8 were accepted. They range from photojournalism to portraiture to travel photography. I am very excited for the festivities tonight. There is quite a buzz online in anticipation for the opening. Many former students say they… Continue reading 2011 Cypress College Student Show
About once a year for the past few years, I’ve moved. This week has been really busy. Between moving, unpacking (it takes so much longer to unpack than pack!), school, editing shoots, printing and cutting mattes for two shows, there has been little time to do much aside from eating and sleeping. But, our new house is… Continue reading Self Portraits 101
Mark Majarian directs this classic drama that opens April 8th, 2011 at Cypress College. Here are a few images I created with the help of Peter Flores (digital tech) and John Wear (first assistant) Monday night that they plan on using for their advertising material. Images shot with Phase P40+ and Canon 5D MK II. For more information regarding my portrait… Continue reading Theater Production Photography – Romeo and Juliet