a poetry reading on the upper westside

I was invited by the director of the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation to photograph a reading by Robin Morgan of her upcoming collection, “The Grey Matter Suite”, at a party hosted by Loreen Arbus in her amazingly colorful Upper Westside apartment overlooking Central Park. Morgan, a poet who lives with Parkinson’s Disease, set the room ablaze…

hervé léger by max azria – nyc fashion week 2013

Here’s the Hervé Léger by Max Azria fall 2013 lineup at the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week. I shot it for the Westlake Malibu Lifestyle magazine in the “Theatre”, a tent set up at Lincoln Center. Fashion Week is pretty outstanding, with lots of new things for you fashionistas out there from funky new styles to supermodels to…

august wine group

I shot this batch at a press conference held by August Wine Group at Le Cirque restaurant to introduce their new Bocelli wine collection. Classical Italian singer Andrea Bocelli was there to answer a few questions along with his family members. Overall, a classy event in a classy joint. For food, restaurant and venue promotional…

a political conversation

I’m not a news guy, but when Robert Liebeskind from the New York Society for Ethical Culture asked us to shoot a conversation between Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, NJ and Mayor Julian Castro of San Antonio, TX, we jumped at the chance. The event was hosted by Stanford University Alumni Association and moderated by ABC news…

brynwood golf & country club

Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best. ~ Theodore Isaac Rubin The Brynwood Golf and Country Club staff was a pleasure to work for, and we were happy to do set up photography for them….