• Lindsey Vonn Matrix

    The Perfect Snowflake

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016

    Whether on skis, at the gym, or in the studio, Lindsey Vonn is hard-wired to work at the highest level. She’s an Olympic gold medalist, the women’s record holder for World Cup victories, and she is one of the most naturally beautiful women I’ve ever photographed.

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Casual Portrait

Is ISO 102,400 Useful—or Even Possible?

Friday, June 17, 2016

Every introduction of cutting-edge camera technology brings a set of new possibilities—some insanely valuable, some with questionable merit. What really matters to me is, “What will the technology allow me to do that I can’t already do?” If something is just marginally better than what I already have, I’ll likely stick with what I’ve got. But if it will allow me to make pictures that I couldn’t make any other way—or nearly as easily—then the line forms behind me to get my hands on it.

Featured Image

Becoming an Authentic Photographer

Thursday, May 19, 2016

One day I asked myself, “If someone were to give me the complete freedom to shoot anything I wanted with an unlimited budget, what would that be?” This was meant to be an existential question about who I wanted to be in the future as a photographer. The answer changed my life as a photographer and might change yours as well.

Nikon Rangefinder

Surviving in the New Economy

Thursday, October 20, 2011

It’s true. Both Neil Leifer and Walter Iooss worked for free. In the book series Masters of Photography, Photographing Sports, Walter Iooss is quoted as saying, “Those were…

Derek Jeter

86 Seconds with Derek Jeter

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Derek Jeter is a lifetime New York Yankee baseball player. He is the only player in history to win both the All-Star Game MVP Award and the World…






I’m a Los Angeles-based photographer with clients that include American Express, Coca-Cola, Disney, Golf Digest, Major League Baseball, Red Bull and Sports Illustrated.

My camera is the window through which I experience life and I've been fortunate to enjoy countless memories in the process.


I teach week-long workshops in editorial portraiture and lighting each year at the Summit Photography Workshops in Colorado. I've also been a guest presenter at the Brooks Institute of Photography, WPPI, the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, and the SportsShooter Academy.