Newsletter Vol. 1

I'm transitioning my blog into a newsletter! One easy place to share new work, upcoming shows, and other exciting information. If you aren't signed up already, join my mailing list to have newsletters delivered directly to your inbox. Want to set up a shoot, talk art, or just tell me something interesting? Feel free to drop me a line!


Upcoming Show:

Last week I got word that I was a finalist in the Ripe Art Gallery "What is a Portrait" competition, juried and curated by Ruben Natal-San Miguel. While I didn't go on to win the competition, it is an amazing honor to be sending my three submissions off to New York to be included in the show alongside other inspiring photographers like Amy ElkinsNan GoldinRyan McGinley, and Jack Pierson.

Untitled, 2013

Untitled, 2013

Untitled, 2014, collaboration with Francesca Berrini

Untitled, 2014, collaboration with Francesca Berrini

Burnt Negative, 2014

Burnt Negative, 2014


Prints Available:

Since getting back from my tour across the county, I'm slowly adding new images to my shop. With the holidays upon us I am offering 30% off all print, woodblocks, and framed images through December 7th just use the code HOLIDAY30.


Awkward Family Photos:

I also started a fun new tradition of shooting Awkward Family Photos. Images guaranteed to stay on the fridge of friends and family until we can top it next year. I don't think I have laughed so much during a shoot as I did during these. By the way, chickens have taken the place of cats as least cooperative animals to try and photograph.


Recently on Instagram:

I participated in the #blackandwhitephotochallenge. I took one B&W image a day for five days. If you don't already follow me, click here to change that! It is my favorite social media platform for sharing my work.


Drive-In Theatre Book Update:

Last but not least! I am still in the midst of narrowing down and editing photographs I took on my 65 day road trip this past summer. In the process of narrowing these down, I have caught a creative bug again and will be battling the rain in the near future to shoot a handful of images that I believe will really complete the story I want to tell. There is still a long road ahead but I am excited about the journey and will keep everyone updated as I progress. Until then, here is a recent image I have been working on.

Abandoned Drive-In Theatre, Porterville, CA

Abandoned Drive-In Theatre, Porterville, CA


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