Portraits of Ethiopia

When I was 19 I spent a college semester in Kenya living with native Kenyan families, and I developed a lifetime love for East Africa. That experience later led to my wife and I adopting a young boy from Ethiopia (Kenya does not allow international adoptions so we looked to Ethiopia). Along the way, I have photographed volunteer documentaries […]

TV commercial for Walls Outdoor Goods

I recently directed a  :30 TV commercial for Walls Outdoor Goods, a workwear division of Dickies clothing company. I directed and DP’d in Boulder and Breckenridge, shooting at heavy industry locations, with my production company Tyler Stableford Productions.  The spot was filmed with the Canon 1DX Mark II cameras in 4K. We edited the commercial with Denver’s […]

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 […]