Reunion Shoot in Nature

Reunion Shoot in Nature

June 2021 was fantastic!  I had a reunion shoot in nature with my favorite model, Alexa.  I made a trip back to Spokane, and I got to shoot one morning in excellent, morning light.  We went to the Slavin Wildlife Refuge very early, before others were up and about....
Sad Interval

Sad Interval

I’ve been sorry to see so much illness and death, here and around the world.   It has been a sad interval in our history.  The pandemic is real, and anyone with basic reality testing intact will know that.  Do you really think all the hospitals and doctors world...
A New Tucson Mural

A New Tucson Mural

A new Tucson mural is on my studio.  Tucson is known for murals.  We have great muralists in town, and I got one of them to do one for me. RocK “Cyfi” Martinez is probably best known for the Goddess of Agave, a giant piece near downtown Tucson.  I wanted...
Building a Studio

Building a Studio

Building a studio is a big project.  It takes time and a good bit of help.  I had the assistance of Adrian Marquez, my building contractor.  I wanted a simple space, and I wanted it to also serve as a guest house. The guest house function made it important to have a...
A Shoot with Lauren

A Shoot with Lauren

I just completed a shoot with Lauren.  Lauren is figureartmodel on Instagram.  She travels and works as a model, and is much in demand.  I was fortunate to shoot with her recently on her trip to Tucson. I don’t yet have my studio.The studio is under construction...
Whitney Masters Shoot

Whitney Masters Shoot

The ultimate pleasure for a photographer is creating with a talented and beautiful pro.  I just did a Whitney Masters shoot, and she’s such a talent. Whitney is from Arkansas.  I’m quite familiar with that spot.  My grandparents lived there, as did other...
Get ready to Shoot

Get ready to Shoot

Shoots don’t just happen, at least not good ones.   You have to get ready to shoot.  I prepare for some shoots more than others.  When a shoot is scheduled well in advance and I have a great model, I put in more work. Whitney Masters will be shooting with me a...
More Alexa Shots

More Alexa Shots

I spent a lot of time with Alexa.  We shot thousands of photos together.  About 12,000 to be exact.  So, I decided that I should add one more blog in her honor, more Alexa shots.  Alexa no longer models.  But, she’s still the best. The shot where she’s...