Photography · Practice · Vision

Not Always For Instagram

A bit of counter-intuition for friends, photographers, and everyone in between: Don't be so eager to photograph the daily treasured moments of your life above all else. To be in ‘pictures or it didn’t happen’ mode, twenty-four seven. To be removed from the reality of interaction with family, children, experiences. Take time to enjoy and… Continue reading Not Always For Instagram

Practice · Vision

Putting It Out There

From the beginning of my career as a photographer in Chicago, my focus has been to capture the energy of personality in portrait form. In the past, these images never reached their potential, because images on CD can become unusable with future computer programs. In addition, these beautiful images, planned for albums and photo projects,… Continue reading Putting It Out There

Photography · Practice

Thinking About Such Things

Weddings, receptions, cocktail parties, casino nights: Chicagoans love their evenings out. I remain observant and optimistic that we will return to our natural, human needs for fun, companionship, laughter, and a zest for life that we have not lost yet. Paraphrased from Philippians 4:8: "...Whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is… Continue reading Thinking About Such Things