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i love it when a plan comes together…

I couldn’t help but quote an A-Team lyric for this one! I had the pleasure to hang out and shoot with Destiny recently. And as promised, I am working on the digital images before I scan and get lost in the film images. I wanted to try to add something different to her portfolio and…

Sad and bored…

Sad and bored… You say you feel sorry for me, I’m not sorryThis is the best that I’ve been, I’m not happyThe truth is that I’ll never be, but at least I don’t need to pretendYeah, everything’s boring and bleakI’m not hoping for betterI’ve made my peace, so I’m laughingThe truth is that I’ll never…

Time

Time Maybe all the stars in the night are really dreamsMaybe this whole world ain’t exactly what it seemsMaybe the sky will fall down on tomorrowBut one thing’s for certain, babyWe’re running out of time Lyrics from Time by Donald Glover/Childish Gambino

I didn’t come to pick a fight

I didn’t come to pick a fight I know the culture here is to stay humble but shitIf we all go round bowed heads,If never none of us go for the belt who winsMy mother says I’ve loved too many menBut I took and left something in every bedTurns his headThe night might rise up…

Mad Men

Mad Men Two weekends ago I was asked to participate in a really low key group shoot. Basically one of my model friends was already renting a room for the weekend because she had a girl’s night planned for that Friday, so she started throwing this shoot together for the following Saturday. I showed up…

redirected/sidetracked

redirected/sidetracked In late July last year, I reached out to a model I had been following for quite a long time on Instagram. I really liked Sallie’s portfolio and after many times thinking to myself: “Hey, you have something to offer her portfolio that she doesn’t have currently” I reached out to her. We went…

Be a Lady They Said

Be a Lady They Said I stumbled across this video just now, thanks to a Facebook post from a fellow photographer, that was directed by Paul McLean for Girls. Girls. Girls. Magazine. It was too powerful of a message to ignore and not share their work.

A Momentary Lapse of Reason

A Momentary Lapse of Reason About this time last year, I finally upgraded and bought a new camera body. I had spent the previous 5 or 6 years shooting with an outdated D300s with a broken LCD screen (you can read about that here). I remember how excited I was as I unboxed it and…