Silver Halide

Silver Halide I have always loved black and white film.  The tones, the grain.  But, I shoot primarily digital format and feel like I have always struggled to create a rich film like look to my black and white conversions.  Maybe I need to load those 4 rolls of Ilford film in to my Bronica…

TBT with Bear

TBT with Bear   Thought I would do a little throw back Thursday post to keep the blog updated.  Back in 2013, I had the opportunity to work with Bear (finally…..).  We pretty much just played around in my tiny studio space at the time.  I wanted to do something that really made the color…

Best Kept Secret

Best Kept Secret June of 2013, I shot with at the time a complete stranger for my Stripped Down project.  I was blown away with her personality and posing ability.  We talked off and on for the past 3 years about another shoot.  But schedules and life got in the way and it took 3…

Lexa Grace

Lexa Grace Social media allows us to connect instantaneous with people all over the world.  Complete strangers at least half the time.  Then somehow, that person is standing before you while getting ready for their photoshoot.  You learn their story; about their life, children, job, thought processes, etc.  Lexa is a prime example of a…

Girls On Film

Girls On Film One of the things I love most about photography is working with other photographers.  One of my fellow photogs needed to use my space for a boudoir shoot…and my camera and lighting set up.  I love lighting.  Natural available light.  Studio strobed lighting.  And mixing the two.  Here are a couple frames…

Through the Looking Glass

Through the Looking Glass One of the most amazing things about the photography community is creating connections with amazing photographers.  And what is even more amazing is when these connections turn in to friendships.  Over the past year, I have become close friends with AD Series.  When he comes in to town, my home and…