Danielle is a talended young woman with a passion for academics and fashion. She wanted some dramatic portraits near the water and also something with a lot of color. The two spots I picked out for her were Nankin Mills and the Newburgh Lake Public Boat Launch. These two spots are on Hines Drive near
I had the pleasure of designing album artwork for the band “The Light in the Ocean” which is composed of: Jared Emery: Guitars, Vocals, Saxophone Chris Johnson: Guitars Jacob Ewert: Drums, Keys, Vocals Travis Freudenberg: Basses, Growls The album started off with the following “sketches” aka rough composites (using stock imagery) which outlined a boat,
I meth Caitlin through her parents, whom I’d shot a wedding for in 2018. This family is incredible and everyone is full of so much love and joy. Caitlin is a musician and scholar, a young woman of many talents. She had her heart set on Detroit and asked me to pick out some locations.
On January 16th we all headed on a plane to Tampa, Florida to visit some of Jen’s family, who lives nearby. Jen hadn’t seen her aunt since she was a little girl, and she was excited to meet all of her new cousins as well. As I try and do everytime, I managed to snap
Part 1 working with Jordan involved his football gear on the field of Wayne Memorial High School in November of 2018. There was still snow on the ground at this point! Never wanting to turn away from an opportunity, despite there being little sunshine, we went for it. Jordan is a really funny dude, but
The following images were shot behind some trails in January of 2019, in the midst of snowfall. The snowfall effect was key in getting natural atmosphere using off-camera flash. The way the snow showed up using directional lighting made all the difference. Using colored gels, my friend Jay (the one in the Kylo Ren costime)
View entire exploration of Continental Motors. On December 30, 2018 I went out to explore Continental Motors in Detroit with my brother and Jason (@jejones). Jason guided us through the area and talked to us about the evolution of graffiti from different artists over the years. He told stories from his viewpoints of what used
I was contacted by Joanna for senior pictures recently and here is how they turned out. We chose to take these portraits at the Dearborn Golf Club, which added a lot of scenic backgrounds like ivy, flowers, and brick to the equation. Special thanks for her father who helped me with some off-camera lighting and
To see similar images in this journal post, feel free to explore my Beachfront Property explorations as well as my Beach Scenes series. Less than a week ago we arrived in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for a family reunion/vacation. The first thing we did after my parents greeted us was grab some food at a
Many of these images appear un my Roads & Highways from Above and City Lights at Night from Above explorations. These images were taken on an airplane ride to and from our recent family vacation in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. My parents had been planning this trip for awhile and got everyone together to stay
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The categories on this website are, for the most part, unfinished. I’ve mapped out categories that will continue to expand and grow as more pictures are taken over time. All images on this site contain copyright information with the year presented on each image so I can reflect on my progress over time. I’ve tried my best to filter images into the correct categories and this too is something that will continue to evolve.