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 […]

Graphis 2016 Photo Annual Gold Award

I am honored that the Graphis 2016 Photo Annual selected my image “The Boxer” as a Gold Award winner. The photo was shot for Canon at the St. Louis ShutterFest with the 50-megapixel Canon 5DS, Canon EF 70-200 and Canon 600 EX-RT Speedlites during a series Speedlite seminars on shooting athletes. Big thanks to Canon for the shoot and to […]

Behind The Scenes: A Commercial Campaign With Walls Workwear

I recently photographed a workwear campaign for Walls Outdoor Goods with 2TWO1 agency here in western Colorado. The goal was to capture real-deal images of heavy industry, ranching, high-vis workwear and hunting. During the course of the two-day shoot we worked on a variety of locations, including a cattle ranch, an airport, a metal yard and a high-country hunting zone. Here […]

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 […]