Canon C700 Short Film

This week I directed an exciting short film using the new Canon C700 flagship cinema camera, partnering with Academy Award-winning cinematographer Russell Carpenter, ASC, as the director of photography. The key goals of this film were to craft a short film that would really show off the C700’s capabilities.   Working with producer Steve Tobenkin and Russell, we […]

Athlete Series: Focus on Crossfit

As a small-time Crossfit enthusiast, I’ve always admired the incredible athleticism and physiques of those who master the sport. So I decided to shoot a passion project with a handful of top Crossfitters here at my local gym Sopris Crossfit — the goal was to use dramatic lighting to accentuate the athlete’s muscularity and toughness. […]

2016 Communication Arts Photo Annual

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Communication Arts Photo Annual! I am honored to be featured in the magazine’s awards this month, among an amazing field of fellow photographers. My photo of Bruce Turnbull and his horse Twister from “The Farmers” series was selected from over 4000 entries for the competition. The photo features […]

Canon Photography Workshop

Well thats a wrap! We had three beautiful days of shooting in Aspen, Colorado for my recent Canon photography workshop Mountain Light: The Art of Dramatic Landscape and Action Photography. Canon provided cameras and printers for students learn lighting, portraiture, action snd more. We photographed craggy rock climbing on Independence Pass to environmental portraits of a local […]

“Out Here” ranch life with Cinch Jeans

The most recent commercial I directed and DP’d for Cinch Jeans was filmed on working ranches right here in Colorado. Cinch Jeans is based out of Denver, Colorado and designed “for those who live and breathe the western way of life.” We wanted to keep the imagery authentic and the environment natural. Instead of using actors for this spot, we […]