Shooting with Josh Duhamel for North Dakota Tourism

This summer I had the exciting opportunity to team up with Hollywood actor Josh Duhamel, who is starring in the soon-to-be-released “Misconduct,” with Al Pacino and Anthony Hopkins, for the 2016 North Dakota Tourism campaign. He and his wife, Fergie, have a stunning 2-year-old boy, Axl, whom Josh kindly brought along for some of the scenes. Josh […]

Photographing 10X’s Edgy Hunting Campaign

For our latest shoot for 10X hunting apparel, the Seattle agency 2TWO1 gave me strict orders: This campaign needs to be edgy; dramatic; and bold. Yes, sir! It was a fun challenge to craft edgy hunting photographs with the 10X Mossy Oak and Realtree camo clothing — no green screens or studio work, everything shot on location here […]

Tyler Directs Cabela’s 2015 Holiday TV Commercial

Family bonds are at the heart of the holiday season, and this year we had the privilege of teaming up once again with Cabela’s to produce and direct this heartfelt holiday spot celebrating family connections and the great outdoors. Below is the 30 second cut and a selection of our behind-the-scenes photos. Happy holidays from […]

Congratulations to Woody Creek Vodka On A Big Win!

I recently had the privilege of directing and DP’ing a commercial with Grenadier Agency for Woody Creek Vodka — and it is with great pride that we learned that the vodka won double gold medals at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, for “Best Vodka” and “Best In Show.” According to Woody Creek Distillers’ partner Mark Kleckner, “It’s like the Grammy […]

CrossFit: The Athletes Series

Strength. Athleticism. Form. The muscular physiques of CrossFit athletes at times makes them appear superhuman. Yet there is also a beautiful humanity to each, which I aimed to capture in this latest shoot for “The Athletes” series. Here are a handful of my favorite images, including pro Reebok athlete Jenny LaBaw (top photo), Carly Stillman, Sam Matthews and Mark Fischer […]

Rock Climbing in Escalante Canyon: The Athletes Series

For my latest project with The Athletes series, I photographed with the phenomenal Adidas climbers Ben Rueck and Mayan Smith-Gobat at the dramatic cliffs of Colorado’s sandstone Escalante Canyon. Shooting with the new Canon 5DS, which captures an extraordinary 50.6 megapixels, I aimed to create rock climber portraits that felt both contemporary and timeless. Here’s a look at a few of my favorite images and behind-the-scenes shots […]