Category Archives: Personal

BELATED BIRTHDAY POST- I’M 35! June 19th was my bday, and lots of crazy rad stuff has been going on! And also I thought it would be appropriate to share photos of me as a kid, because well, it’s my bday! And also because I’m feeling a little vulnerable… (above left to right. (1) In […]

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IN MY CONSTANT PURSUIT TO COMPREHEND THE “ARTIST CREATURE”, I HAVE BEGUN A SERIES OF CONVERSATIONS AND INTERVIEWS WITH ARTISTS WHO I PERSONALLY HAND-PICK FOR THIS NEW SECTION OF MY BLOG. THESE ARE CREATIVE PEOPLE THAT I AM INTRIGUED BY AND WANT TO LEARN MORE FROM. THE INTERVIEWS WILL BE SHARED HERE UNDER “ARTIST INTERVIEWS” […]

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If I had to pick the most perfect sponsors for my workshops, it would have to be businesses that support arts & culture, and they couldn’t be more perfect than these guys… I hit the jackpot with this holy trinity. I am very very proud to announce that my upcoming workshop in San Diego is officially sponsored by: ACE HOTEL […]

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In this post I discussed 6 reasons why my workshops are different – I described myself as not being one of those “rockstar photographers” and stated that I don’t believe in skipping the hard part, ie: the time, energy, and work it takes to become good at something or to become “successful” (whatever that word means […]

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I’m so proud to have my work in ASTRA’s 2nd album, The Black Chord. Below are photos of the “Die Hard” edition vinyl (sold out!) which includes a huge poster and a crazy-cool medallion. The beautiful design was done by artist Arik Roper, who also designed their first album The Weirding. The photos I took that […]

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This post on the Bust Magazine blog of Life Magazine’s 1944 sartorialist-esque spread ““Beautiful Girls in New York” (shot by Alfred Aisenstaedt), reminded me of my maternal grandmother Olga – fashion designer, Milliner, and fabulous fashionista! This photograph below, taken somewhere in Russia/Romania, is my favorite of her & my stylish grandfather- the handsome Ramish […]

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