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Shooting for Lucy Schwartz

Towards the beginning of this year I was asked to shoot for singer/songwriter Lucy Schwartz to give her some artwork, and that is exactly what we set out to do during this shoot! We shot in an abandoned building complete with a big train, smoke bombs, lots of butterflies, and a beautiful crew. My good […]

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A Tale of Two Self-Portraits…in India

Self-Portrait #1 It was my first day in India. I went on a walk with my friend Amy Parrish who had also never been to India and was eager to explore. We set out on foot down the neighborhood streets. The sights were many and as overwhelming as it was calming. Things were strange yet […]

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10 Pieces of Advice for New Photographers

1. Believe that your art is worth the time to perfect. Too many people get intimidated by other photographers, feel too frustrated with the technology, or feel upset when they can’t come up with a masterpiece idea. Remember that everyone has been there at some point or another, and that it is a cycle. If […]

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Tips on Exhibiting Your Art

I hope you will excuse quite a business oriented post, though I feel the topic is important and it is actually very fun for me to talk about. When I started my career I wanted very much to be an exhibited artist – you know, prints hanging in galleries and all the jazz that comes […]

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What You Should Know About the Artist in Your Life

Either you are an artist, you know an artist, or you know someone who wants to be an artist. I think it is safe to assume that statistically this is most likely true. Being an Artist is a dream that lets you dream, it is an intangible thing that requires belief more than a degree. […]

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Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Most people at some point growing up, or even as grown ups, get scared of the dark. There is security in being able to see what is around you that makes you feel safe. If you can see, you can prevent. Darkness, however, seems altogether unnatural unless we are slumbering. To sit wide awake in […]

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Who You Were, and Who You Are

Ever since I can remember I have always talked about the many ways in which I haven’t changed much from the time I was a child to now that I am an adult. I would say that I have been the same height and weight for ten years, that I have had the same hair […]

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