Cosmetic Treatments

I had met Dr. Taghva at a photoshoot I was commissioned to shoot for New Beauty Magazine…

New and Rarely Seen Alpina

I was shooting on a misty morning in Napa. The sporadic drizzles made it necessary to have one of my assistants wipe the car between every exposure.  With patience, a rich blue emerged in the background of the photograph as the sun peered through the clouds and kissed the car with just enough light to make the […]

Know Your Farmers Market

You have to know when and where the various farmers markets are if you live downtown.  I love walking down the street to the Pershing Square Farmers Market.  In general, the vibe is sociable and I can talk about food with the people there.  Also, there is great variety between stands and amongst the variety […]

What She REALLY Wants for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is like amateur dating night.  It’s a deadline for all the procrastinators trying to work up their nerve to ask out that special someone or it’s the date that has been reserved for over a month! Either way, expectations are high, restaurants are packed and parking sucks.  So this year I have found what […]

Elegant Solution

Orb Audio came to me with the problem of showing their speaker in a beautiful way while showing the small scale of the product.  There was talk about wooden rulers and coins, but using a fabric ruler softened the hard metallic features. The soft focus helped emphasize the small size by only keeping the first […]

Let’s Have Some Bubbly

Several of my clients are electronic companies, who make water resistant/proof cameras, speakers, and MP3 players.  So I put together a test shoot in my pool to capture an underwater party.  This was one of my favorite shots.