Rain Makes it Better, my shoot with Quest

Standing in my kitchen of my new studio, I’m preparing fresh french bread. Ya, I’m like Julia Child, if she was a man and a photographer! Cooking is a hobby, just like Photography was, but I have no real desire to stand in a 120º kitchen for 8 hours pumping …

Family Portraits that don’t put people to sleep

Yes, the title was not a joke. Family portraits that do not put people to sleep! I know from experience that the older you get, the harder it becomes to get the whole family together for a portrait. Work schedules, kids, location! My immediate Family lives in three different states; …

Reading is Magical

During 2011 I challenged myself to a photo a day, every day, for the whole year. I succeeded in that challenge and it was one of the best things I’ve ever done for my career. Every now and again I go back into the archives and re-edit a photo from …

Practice makes Perfect

Those who call themselves masters at their trade are too often the ones who get surpassed by those who never give up the pursuit of knowledge. Masters get lazy and complacent. I’ve seen this first hand with Master Photographers who were at the top of their game in the 80’s …