freeman alley noir project

I found Freeman Alley earlier this year when a friend had his birthday at Freemans, a restaurant on New York’s Lower East Side that’s tucked away at the end of this little, graffiti-painted urban alley. I don’t do a lot of fashion photography, but I fell in love instantly and knew I wanted to create some beautiful and shady…

new york winter wedding

This awesome couple was married last winter in the Church of the Holy Innocents in Midtown Manhattan on a nice, snowy day. Thanks to April of April Occasions who was able to pull a last minute permit to shoot in Grand Central Station, we took some portraits in the concourse after the wedding before proceeding to…

the king’s whore

When Director Jen Wineman asked me to take some staged photos of her play The King’s Whore by Rob Santana at Walkerspace Theatre in Tribeca, New York City, I eagerly agreed. I’ve always loved being behind the scenes in the theatre, and here was an excellent chance. Wineman, Yale School of Drama graduate, has a highly creative…

lakeside manor wedding

This couple was married at the Gramercy at Lakeside Manor in Hazlet, New Jersey. The wedding had the trappings of a traditional Jewish ceremony, but the bride and groom made sure it had a contemporary flare, and they wanted their photos to reflect that. So we split the portrait photography between the inside and the…

monmouth university wedding portraits

This wedding day started off on Keyport, New Jersey for the bride’s getting ready photos. Once she was ready, we departed to the Deep Cut Gardens in Red Hill for the first look and some garden portraits. From there, a photo op under a covered bridge followed by more portraits at the historic Woodrow Wilson Hall…

one year lease

Directors Nick Flint and Ianthe Demos asked me to take some of their actors into the studio for a conceptual photo shoot for New York theatre company One Year Lease. The shows “What We Know” by Pamela Carter (released 12/2013 at Teatro Circulo in Greenwich Village) and “Stockholm” by Bryony Lavery (opening this month at 59E59 Theaters…

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…

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.

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…

london hdri

During our trip to England, my wife and I took our kiddies on a few trips into the more touristy places in London. I thought it would be nice to take a few HDRI photos of Piccadilly Circus, Saint Paul’s Cathedral and the Crimean War Memorial. And also a random street for good measure. I…