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Moments. Rachel and Adam, their day was so special. the first moment they saw each other was something unlike anything i’ve seen. usually i am laughing and talking during the first look, with this one….i was just silent, honored to witness it in person. Rachel’s dad was a bassoon player, and when some professional bassoon […]

Playing with paint is my favorite. Facebook Comments

“I am inspired by everything around me. It’s not like I stand out on the moors or any of that romantic crap they throw around. I’m just inspired by being alive and breathing and meeting people and talking to people and doing things and absorbing what’s happening. I think if more people did that, there […]

I started filling up my arms a few years ago. Most of the time I send quotes I’ve always loved and admired and he does a BRILLIANT job at interpreting them in his abstract genius. This time I sent him a line from a song. A lyric But not necessarily because of the song. But […]

shooting this wedding was a treat and a day i’d do again at the drop of a hat. Joshua tree is just one of those magic locations. and add two people that were meant to be together? what an unforgettable combo Facebook Comments

I’m bringing paint back Hello Andrew. Dance with these sinful colors What I love about working with paint is that even though you use the same colors on some people, that doesn’t mean they will react to the colors the same. I love that. And every demon wants his pound of flesh But I like […]

This is the number one question I get when people find out I do drag. The answer could have it’s own 3 page paper. But in the end…. Drag is therapy. At least for me. it’s as simple as that. Its not my career. It’s a personal hobby. A love I’ve developed. I could get […]

It’s true. I don’t even know my own backyard sometimes. I lived in Arizona for 18 years. My family still lives there and I go, at the very least, four times a year. and i had no idea Arcosanti existed until just a few weeks ago. My friends had a night reserved there in the […]

Hey Its me. Yeah I know. Its been a while I don’t even know where to start. I’ve had an emotional year that kinda crept up on me. And I really haven’t planned on being gone so long? But life happens! I feel like I have been writing this blog post for months now. then […]

This wedding was so absolutely special It is one of those weddings where I felt honored to be the photographer. I have no words on how magical it was. And how special it was to capture. these two have a quiet calm between them, you can feel the connection and as if they knew what […]