Horseshoe Boutique – Fall 2014 Lookbook

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 in Client Work | No Comments

This year we headed down to Los Alamos, California to photograph the Fall Horseshoe lookbook at the historic (and I’m pretty sure haunted!) 1880 Hotel. It was a gorgeous (and hot!) day shooting on location at the hotel grounds – but it was such an amazing and inspiring backdrop. Every nook and cranny of this ...

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Horseshoe Boutique – Summer 2014 Lookbook

Posted by on Jun 5, 2014 in Client Work | No Comments

Earlier this spring I headed down to Abbott Kinney outside of Los Angeles to meet up with Horseshoe Boutique to photograph the Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook. Our location was this amazing little corner of Abbott Kinney filled with a re-finished camper and a backyard full of neat trinkets, art and landscape that was reminiscent of the ...

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How to achieve perfect skin tones

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Tutorials | No Comments

Over the years I have been asked hundreds of times how I edit my photos – and achieve such smooth and buttery skin tones. The main ingredients are good “even” lighting (meaning the light source is evenly distributed across their face) and working with a professional makeup artist – but beyond those requirements I’m here ...

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Location scouting for natural light portraiture

Posted by on May 28, 2010 in Tutorials | No Comments

Location Scouting is a necessary part of being a photographer – especially if you want to find unique and interesting spots for doing your sessions. Here are my thoughts on location scouting, plus a few in-depth answers to your additional questions. PLEASE feel free to email me with any additional questions I can add to ...

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