The authoritative Gift Guide for the Photographer in your life 

Let's face it you probably know one. A photographer that is. Your niece in highschool who's just discovered that cameras are a miraculous invention that lets her translate those creative ideas into a tangible format. Or maybe it's your significant other who's been into photography for years and collected mountains of gear and left you …

Moonage Daydream

Had a ton of fun making more images for Lindsay's portfolio! Treasure island gave us some unusually spectacular lighting this time around! Ok so first up is this bad boy. So we were just shooting, seeing how things looked in camera with that incredible slit of light coming between two shipping containers and at the …

Witchy Woman

So I've been working with a new model lately, setting her up with a new nude portfolio so we're going for breadth AND depth with different styles and looks. The other day we hit upon the idea of shooting on treasure island in the abandoned and graffiti'd spots on the island. It turns out that …

My tattoo artist, Sarah Grossman, who was recently featured in a KQED article about women and tattoo culture let me go nuts with a really fun dramatic high-fashion style maternity session about a month ago and I'm happy to report that she was more than thrilled with the results! Not only is she an amazing …

Dawn Patrol

About 3 times a year my dad and I will get up a couple hours before dawn and head off to a cool spot to see and photograph the sunrise. Then obviously a hearty second breakfast follows and then we head back for a nap.   This last week we got up at about 4:30 …