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Skateboarding

First off, I want to welcome you all to the new blog interface (if you’re reading this in an RSS feed make sure you click through so you can see the new site)! I gave it a face lift this week and hopefully it’s a little bit easier to get around now. I’m still working on the finishing touches so if there’s anything else you would like to see or any changes you would like to be made let me know and I’ll try to incorporate them. I’ve also updated the gear sections (specifically my cameras and lenses). If you
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Tennis Test

Back at the beginning of summer I met with a local stylist who wanted to work together on a Tennis Test shoot. We ended up shooting a few weeks later and then our schedules got in the way. She would be busy and then I would be busy and we didn’t have a chance to make selects (and then for me to edit) until very recently. But we finally made it happen even though it took us a couple of months. I really hate to sit on images especially when there are models who want to add it to their
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One Trick Pony

I’ll admit, over the past few weeks my creativity has gone into a slump. The biggest issue is I’ve really contained myself to a small box that requires me to work within the bounds or the three-light look. Don’t get me wrong, I love the look and how it turns out but I want to be able to do more than just one look and be a one trick pony. One of my new clients that I’ve been working with is actually pushing me in the complete opposite direction. They see my talent and my love of capturing Sports in
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Fall and Winter: Part 1

About a month ago, I got this crazy idea to do a seasons of the year inspired photoshoot. I’ve always been a huge fan of the fall (it’s my favorite season) and especially up here in Oregon with all the beautiful trees changing. I wanted to find a way to capture the seasons using my typical dramatic style but obviously not make it so harsh and gritty. After a few meeting with Nike and Adidas, I’ve been asked to produce some light photographs and now that I have some new lights I’m able to do just that. My concept for
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