Starting with a fascination with the photos in national geographic since before I could read I have always been in love with photography. Growing up I always played with my film camera. I never really looked at it as anything more than art or a hobby until I got some random jobs taking photos for a private investigator. Shortly after I saved up my money for my first digital camera and made the jump professional from there never looking back. I have always been on the forefront of the digital revolution. 5 years ago I was one of the founding partners of a Photography Firm of which 4 of the photographers are listed in the top 100 in their various specialties. Commercially my specialties are Travel, Aerial and Architecture. I do still enjoy the challenges of wedding photography and my work in that field has been featured in leading trade journals. Right now what I find the most rewarding and enjoyable is giving back the gift I was lucky enough to receive. Whether teaching young photographers or giving high end seminars or on photo safaris it reenergizes me seeing that spark in others.
I am not here to talk about or advertise for my company. I made mention about it above just as a description of my photographic experience. I am here to find people to collaborate on my fine art projects with. I would also like to network with other creatives. I am not here for portfolio building work. I know many qualified fashion and catalog photographers who I can recommend. I am not interested in charging models. I do test lifestyle and fashion shoots on occasion especially in the seasons when the weather is favorable. I enjoy shooting outside the confines of a studio. I do trade work (TFCD/ TFP) for my fine art work. When the project is finished and makes it to a gallery I do offer a percentage of the profit from prints sold to the model.
I am a professional photographer and I behave in a professional manner and I expect all others involved in my projects to behave as such also. Please no flaking!! No shows and no calls are unacceptable. No boyfriends or significant others allowed on shoots. I am sorry the answer will always be NO so please don’t ask. 100% of the time it is a distraction. Don’t waste my time and I wont waste yours. Parents, friends etc are not a problem as long as they make themselves not a distraction. I will have a stylist, make up artist or someone with me on all shoots unless otherwise noted.
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My work has been published internationally. My fine art work has been featured in galleries throughout the nation.
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