"the photos you captured of me look like something that would be on the front of a magazine. amazing."

introduction

  • i'm a professional photographer and artist in fort worth, texas specializing in cinematic portraiture – an edgy brand of dimensional imagery akin to movie posters and magazine covers

  • my background in the film, television, music, and audio industries provides a well-rounded pallet of technical skills, artistic insight, and practical experience from which to draw for my preferred medium, photography

  • i’ve shot dynamic portraits for athletes and musicians, as well as promos for susan g. komen, tough mudder, the chicago and nyc marathons, and other commercial clients

  • i've developed a distinctive visual style that incorporates creative lighting and narrative elements to produce evocative and striking imagery

artistry

  • as an artist, i’m compelled to craft dynamic photos that are both aesthetically unique and technically exceptional

  • my shoots are more like small productions and i treat every frame with equally high levels of originality and proficiency

  • at a time when pictures are being produced and displayed daily more than any other time in history, my clients’ photos stand out above others

origins

  • i started in film photography as a child and initially aspired to be a wildlife photographer

  • my affinities for story-telling and dramatic lighting ultimately directed me to cinematic portraiture

  • my main inspiration was my childhood kodak viewmaster, and the vibrancy and dimensionality of the viewmaster slides are apparent in my work today

connection

  • by being keenly attentive to my clients and their ambitions, i ensure my services and creations are tightly aligned with their visions, and that they are delighted with their final images

  • i approach each assignment with an outgoing texan charisma

  • together, we create the moment

  • i welcome the opportunity to connect with new clients and share ideas

  • please visit my contact page for connection details

current projects

sentiment

  • i love the creative and technical duality of photography

  • my images convey a similar dichotomy – capturing the beauty in simplicity and the fascination in the ordinary

  • photography lets me see the everyday in a different way, and i aspire to share that vision with others

affiliations

  • professional photographers of america

  • nikon professional services

inspirations

  • kodak viewmaster

  • annie leibovitz

  • lady gaga

personal info

  • i’m a 6-foot tall, tree-hugging jeep owner, closet steampunk, and wannabe action hero, with bohemian style and a great sense of humor

  • despite my busy schedule, you can often find me mountain biking, prop shopping, or on the sofa in front of the tv trying to watch chip & joanna gaines, kimmy schmidt, or the walking dead while being crushed under the weight of my 80-pound lap dog