great america!

Welcome to GREAT AMERICA!, a photo project of American positivity! America IS great, and does not need to be made great all over AGAIN. Yes, we have our problems. The struggles of minority groups like our LGBTQ community, our non-white and our non-Christian citizens, is very real and continues to this day. But America is…

allen childs, new york musician

  I’ve been wanting to create an epic, New York City photo look for a musician for a while now. So when Allen Childs expressed to me that he needed some photos for the website he was building, I proposed we try a rooftop with a view of the Manhattan skyline. No good art comes…

aaron paul – party n play

Entertainer and musician Aaron Paul asked me to help him develop and shoot the concept for his single release, “PnP” (Party N Play) The Freak Remix by Julian Marsh. It was to be a two-part combination of conceptual, lifestyle and wacky-creative portrait photography, leaning on (but not mimicking) the influence of photographer, David LaChappelle. Talk about pressure, David…

kat gang

New York singer and actress Kat Gang hired me to shoot her gig at NYC’s famed jazz club Birdland. Photographing musicians is always a pleasure, especially when they’re uber talented jazz cats, and her show didn’t disappoint. You know the music is great when the photographer has to remind himself he’s there to work!

lee rocker and deborah drucker

When bass guitarist Lee Rocker, formerly of The Stray Cats, contacted me and asked me to take some portraits of him and his wife, fashion designer Deborah Drucker, before this year’s Met Gala, it was hard not to be star-struck. I grew up listening to The Stray Cats, so needless to say I was pinching myself…

a young musician in times square

My nephew, bass guitarist P.J., decided to commemorate his visit to New York with some photographs in Midtown before he went back to LA.