Monthly archives:July 2015

From My Perspective

Pursuing a passion or hobby as a part-time or full-time career is a risk.  The reward can be tremendous, but the uncertainty is very real.  Burnout is always a risk because you are converting something you love and have always made time for into a means of income…but when it works, the satisfaction is indescribable. When you are passionate about something[...]

From My Perspective

I know I bang the lighting drum repeatedly, but its importance cannot be overstated. Lighting - and the ability to adapt when it changes - are absolutely essential. One of the reasons I love concert photography is the fact that the lighting conditions are constantly changing. When you combine that with the unpredictable behavior of the performers, you h[...]

From My Perspective

From My Perspective I believe that images such as this one truly tell their own story. Final preparations before 'heading to the chapel' can certainly be chaotic, but these moments possess a very distinct elegance that you won't find anywhere else.  Any wedding photographer worth his/her salt must always remember, no matter how many weddings they docum[...]

From My Perspective

From My Perspective I love the unexpected - about 95 percent of the time - when taking photographs.  Some photographers want to control as many details as possible, and certainly need to.  I simply prefer the unforeseen. This wonderful couple had their first dance on a stage, something we had been told in advance.  What I didn't know, however, was that[...]