She works hard to ensure she can separate herself from the competition. It takes dedication, a healthy diet and exercise. The result of her hard work is clearly visible in the photos.Read More
Most recently, I photographed Neil Barna, FirstIB Tempe Branch's newest Regional VP. Neil was a stand up guy who absolutely rocked it during the session!Read More
When you think of an average american mortgage loan officer, what comes to your mind? A plane jane, boring person driving a mini van or something of the sort. Well, that's what the movies tell us anyways. Meet Debi Larosa. She's not your average american mortgage loan officer.Read More
Often times when given a brief for a shoot, you try to schedule time and location to best fit the clients ideas. Sometimes you get lucky and everything goes great and other times weather doesn't play nice and you have to improvise.Read More
About a year ago, Chloe relocated to the MetLife Tempe office and started working for a financial advisor named Gus Dekavallas. Gus is one of the nicest, most interesting people I've ever met. To name a few of his accolades: - He was drafted to play professional baseball for this team you've probably never heard of... the San Fransisco Giants.Read More
There are few instances where you'll watch a kid play and instantly know he's destined for greatness. Karch Bachman will be one of the greats. When he's on the ice he controls the game. Combine his talent with an amazing team and you're unstoppable.........Read More
"The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand." - Vince Lombardi........Read More
A few weeks ago I released mine and Chloe’s christmas photo, or as I like to describe it as, the EPIC christmas card of 2014. It’s definitely more out there, and a lot better executed than last year’s photo we did. I'd say it is much more artistic, and clean. I wanted to do something on par with John Keatley’s christmas photo series.Read More
"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm" - Winston Churchill
Earlier in the year, I had the pleasure of flying back to the midwest where I was able to enjoy a few days of true fall weather.Read More
This past Friday Chloe and I drove up to Sedona in preparation for our photo shoot with Melissa Madsen. I wanted to give Melissa some amazing senior photos, so we spent Friday evening and most of Saturday location scouting. Everything had to be perfect! And, I'd say things turned out better than perfect.....Read More
Culver Academy strives to instill strong values, leadership, and character in their students. Having the opportunity to now meet and photograph 6 of the academy's finest seniors, I can proudly say they are doing a fine job! This post is short and very sweet!.....Read More
I've just finished up work with Vincent Delfranco and Charles Pettit, for their newly named company LifeTyme Financial Group. Charles mans the east coast operations of LifeTyme, while Vincent takes care of business out here in AZ. They hired me to come in and give them some new headshots to include on their website and powerpoint presentations, among other web related uses........Read More
Never, in my wildest dreams or imagination, would have thought my photo would be selected as an Editor's Choice on the popular site 500px......Read More
Continuing from last week's blog post, here's another awesome maternity session I photographed very early this year! Jennifer is absolutely beautiful, which made my job all the more enjoyable. Rick was a great guy to work with as well.....Read More
I had the pleasure of working with Crystal earlier this year on her maternity photos. And as I'm trying to finally share all of my shoots, it's time you get to meet Crystal! By the time we shot Crystal's photos, she was very very pregnant.Read More
If there's one thing that has helped my photography business, it's the relationships I made at the University of Kentucky. College is a perfect place for networking, and building your "rolodex"......Read More
I've just realized I never posted this shoot, and I was just rehired by the MenloCRE team to shoot a new member of their team. Well here's the original 9 members of the Menlo Group based in Tempe, AZ. First we have Tanner Milne!
Next we've got Grafton Milne!
Following Grafton is Rich Andrus!
Then we have Stuart Milne!
Then Lisa Royal!
And Robbie Thomson!
My main man Kevin Shoemaker!
Then there's Tiffanie Prince!
And the newest member of the team, and my most recent subject, Matt Porter!
The MenloCRE team is a great group of guys and gals. They even gave me a cookie the last time I was in the office to photograph Matt. :D
You can find them at their website www.menlocre.com
Here's a little team collage I threw together for them as well, just for fun.
First off I'd like to wish everyone a happy Labor Day. I hope you're all getting to take some time off and spend it with some family. Today's blog post is a short one, since I'm on vacation in Kentucky and didn't have a chance to write a nice long one. I recently was re hired to shoot another member of the Menlo Commercial Real Estate team.....Read More
A few months back Black Mayes reached out to me over the phone. He said he loved my style of head shots, and asked for my rates. The numbers were right in his ballpark so he said he'd call me back after the weekend to schedule a shoot date.....Read More