READ THIS FIRST: This Old Blog

This blog is really, really old (almost ancient); I haven’t updated it in many years. The photos found here are terribly dated and don’t represent the kind of work that I produce today.  Therefore, my best advice would be to skip my blog entirely and wander over to a more interesting section of my website!

Fine Art Photography & Body Image

In 1991 Shannon Bradley-Colleary commissioned a photographer to capture a series of nude photographs. Twenty years later she called me hoping to revisit that time with a similar positive experience. When Shannon first contacted me, she expressed an interest in my fine art–not in boudoir or glamour photographs. I mention this point specifically since some … Continue reading Fine Art Photography & Body Image

WPPI 2012 Engagement Album Competition – First Place

The Wedding and Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) convention is the largest and most diverse convention of its kind for photographers. This year in Las Vegas, with almost 20,000 photographers in attendance from over 50 countries, I was awarded First Place in the 2012 WPPI Awards of Excellence Album Competition (Engagement category). For those of you … Continue reading WPPI 2012 Engagement Album Competition – First Place

Korakia Pensione Palm Springs Wedding

Lan & Dean’s wedding was at Korakia Pensione bed and breakfast in Palm Springs, California. As a Los Angeles wedding photographer, I’m not always presented with lovely locations like the ones found around these restored historic Moroccan and Mediterranean-style villas. This wedding was a small affair with fewer than 12 guests, but that didn’t stop … Continue reading Korakia Pensione Palm Springs Wedding