Model Mayhem #:
Last Activity:
Sep 17, 2020
Very Experienced
Depends on Assignment
Jun 08, 2015

About Me

Hello Friends,

I am originally Southern California but have traveled around the world.  I love photography, traveling, new adventures, outdoors, meeting new people, and the beach.  I live down in Newport Beach so when I am not traveling you will find me on the beach taking photos of the sunset or people on the beach. 

I am a freelance photographer and I like to shoot a lot of different styles.  I primarily shoot outdoors in natural light but also enjoy shooting studio.  I love work with creative and have fun people.

A photo shoot has to be fun experience for both the photographer and the model while creating a mood or story from the shoot.  I enjoy it when a model brings some personality and ideas to the shoot.  Positive energy, passion and emotion while shooting really come out in the final photos. 

My profession is outside sales and I cover the entire United States.  My schedule is pretty flexible so I can do photo shoots on weekends or during the week after work (depending on light/time of year).  I am working on doing more photography while travel to various parts in USA/world and if you are interested please send me a DM here or on my Instagram.

For rates, I do have a hourly rate for shoot but I primarily prefer doing shoots on a "TFP" basis if it is a fun creative shoot. Depending the shoot, I will pay for studio and compensate the model travel. 

Speaking of retouching, please no messages or tags from retouchers. You will be blocked. I retouch my own photos and have a network of retouchers I use that I trust for more extensive retouching work.

Cheers and I am looking forward to working with you on some creative collaboration!


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"Marcus was an absolute pleasure to work with. He was professional, lighthearted, and gave excellent direction. The results blew me away and I will definitely be working with him again!" Read less

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"LOVED this shoot! Dynamic and free flowing with lots of great energy. Marcus is extremely professional. His communication was consistent, which from experience, is such a bonus when booking a travel shoot! We created some DYNAMITE content! Thank you Marcus for allowing me to be creative and comfortable. Look forward to working with you next time I'm in SoCal!" Read less

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"Very professional. We shot images that were a lot darker in tone and color and very different from what is in his portfolio. It was cool to be able to work with someone who was trying something different and outside of their normal scope of work. 10/10 would work with Marcus again." Read less

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"I absolutely love working with Marcus! He knows the best locations, and when he starts shooting I instantly feel comfortable in front of his camera. He makes it fun but also knows how to direct me to look my best." Read less

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"Such a fun time with a PRO photographer!! Loved our creative beach shoot, can't wait to do it again :D" Read less

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"Marcus was timely and professional. He took amazing photographs and captured the best moments of the photoshoot as I modeled. I look forward to working with him again!" Read less

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"The most fun and relaxed photographer to work with! Makes me feel comfortable, but also keeps the shoots interesting!" Read less

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