Family Photo Shoot Lake Tahoe, California

The weather this November has been spectacular here in Lake Tahoe. I love shooting later in the year because the light is softer and it’s possible to shoot right into the sun without some of the harsh shadows that make it impossible during the summer. I had a fun afternoon exploring the east shore of Lake Tahoe with this sweet family from Reno. I...
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Wildfires and Photoshoots: Lake Tahoe Family Shoot

With wildfires seeming to become a normal part of life in the American West, I have clients who are nervous that smoke will ruin either their wedding photos or family shoot. The good news is that smoke is actually an advantage during a photoshoot. Let me explain why. Smoke creates a filter that takes away the harshness of the sunlight which can c...
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Behind the Scenes: 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

In addition to shooting photos, I work in TV production for events like the X Games and most recently the Olympics in Tokyo. For me, it’s all about story-telling whether you tell that story with a pen, still camera or with video. In 2021, I worked for one of the broadcast teams on the BMX and Skateboard venues in Tokyo. It was such a cool experienc...
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Women's Cow Branding Competition: Elko, Nevada County Fair

There is perhaps nothing I love more than scenes from the American West, and there is no state that delivers more of those scenes than Nevada. Road tripping by myself gives me a serious rush. There is this freedom I feel when I get behind the wheel, knowing there are exciting adventures that lie ahead. I felt so luckily to stumble upon the women’s...
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