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Joel Peter Witkin

A quick warning to all of you who have never heard of this photographer or who aren’t familiar with his work. It can be disturbing upon first viewing (or any viewing for that matter). But he is perfect for Halloween and he has become one of my favorite photographers (not sure what that says about … Continue reading

Becoming a Pin-up

In honor of the launch of my new pin-up photography packages I thought I would devote a blog post to how to be a great pin-up. I think the number one most important thing to remember is that pin-ups were sexy but not necessarily in a revealing way. Don’t get me wrong pin-ups show themselves … Continue reading

Robert Capa

Robert Capa is my favorite photojournalist. He is the photographer who made me want to be a photographer. His photographs also make me wish I was his contemporary. There is something so romantic about photojournalism back in the 40’s and 50’s. I just have this image of the lone photographer going wherever the next story … Continue reading

Richard Avedon

I think Richard Avedon has to be my favorite fashion photographer. I first discovered his work in either my freshman or sophomore year of college. I was doing a report for a class (I don’t even remember what class) and I checked out a book of his work from the library. I was immediately enraptured … Continue reading

Diane Arbus

In March 2009 I was still living with my parents. One day my mother came home from grocery shopping and came upstairs to tell me to come outside there was a cat hissing at her. I love cats and my mother hates them so I went out to see what was going on. Turns out … Continue reading

DABC 2010 Annual Report Cover

Denver Asset Building Coalition (DABC) is a non-profit in Denver who helps people below a certain income level prepare both their personal and business taxes. I was asked in March of 2010 to photograph the volunteers and clients while they were preparing taxes. I found out a few days ago that the organization decided to … Continue reading

Juneteenth and Mo’ Betta Greens

Hello everyone! Welcome to my first ever blog post! I’m excited to get started. This weekend I headed over to the five points neighborhood to check out the Juneteenth festival and the opening of Mo’ Better Greens Farmers Market. I had never been to Juneteenth before and to be honest didn’t know what it was … Continue reading