Portrait

The Real Moments

Creating authentic people portraits is all about connection. The photographer has the dual task of forming a connection with the subject which helps that person open up and be vulnerable with you, and then create a photograph which inspires a connection between the viewer and the subject in the photograph. […]

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Studio Headshots

What photographer doesn’t have a decent headshot of themselves? This is 2017 after all and personal connection is a¬†huge factor in business success. Well… I didn’t… It’s true. For years I’ve never had a real portrait of myself. For whatever reason, I just never made it a priority. I finally […]

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The Love of Thousands

A few days ago I was thinking about setting some goals for myself in my photography. One of them was that I want to photograph something that no one has ever seen before… Then it occurred to me, that I just did that… Last week… Maybe it wasn’t obvious to […]

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Off The Beaten Path

Alisa and her cousin Charae invited me out to photograph them at Cannon Beach on their last day in Oregon during their road trip from San Francisco to Seattle. I’ve actually known Alisa for several years as we worked alongside each other at several weddings back at our home in […]

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Bend Oregon Photographer

VIP 4 // Tough Love

No one could have asked for a more perfect day to summit a peak. Cloudless skies, warm sun and only light breezes. We had been sitting there enjoying the expanse before us and soaking up some sun for quite a while. Lots of other hikers came and went. One hiker […]

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Bend Oregon Photographer

Feel The Wind

That moment when you realize that your little brother is way cooler than you are… Also, motorcycles and black & white were made for each other. It’s a beautiful harmony. Directors Commentary I love shooting from unorthodox and sometimes risky vantage points and I’ve done it from some pretty interesting […]

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Bend Oregon Photographer

J E N N A | S E N I O R

North Pocono Senior Photos | Jenna Location: Nay Aug Park, Scranton, PA I had a great time photographing Jenna in the always beautiful, Nay Aug gorge, in Scranton. Towards the end of the session, I discovered by accident that I was still carrying some left over smoke bombs in my […]

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