About Me

Experience: I am a full time attorney and I am a part time professional photographer. My mother was a graphic artist with her own agency including a darkroom. I worked for her in school shooting and developing film, first as an assistant photographer and then as a photographer. In the 1980’s, I took photography courses at the University of Georgia. In the 1990’s, I shot landscape photography. In the past few years, I have moved to shooting portraits. I have a complete studio in my home in Los Angeles that is capable of doing headshots, formal portraits, and artistic shots. My wife, Patrice, works with me on most shoots. Patrice helps me with setting up the models, identifying and correcting makeup and wardrobe issues, and viewing shots in real time to insure we are getting great shots.

Goal: I am here to meet make up artists, stylists, retouchers, and models. I desire to build my portfolio and help the people that I work with build theirs.

Compensation: Depends on the model and the project.

Style: I have a passion to create art. I want to take pictures that express a thought, a question or a feeling. I want the viewer to see the beauty of the model, but ask questions. I will work with all sexes, ages, colors, heights, and weights. I want to produce stunning images of the model which showcases their beauty. I like to propose numerous shot ideas and then collaborate with the model on the outfit selection, location and props. I like for the model to try different things while Patrice and I throw in pose suggestions or corrections.

How I work: We want the model to be completely comfortable. We believe that no one should ever touch the model unless the model is ok with it. My wife uses an IPad Pro to view the shots in real time and see issues.

Contact: You can message me through the site. Once we have a dialogue going, I will share my cell phone and email address.

Locations: I am based in Los Angeles, California . I formerly lived in Atlanta, Georgia and I do occasionally fly back to Georgia and shoot while I am there.

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