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Live from the 15th Floor with Ryane Watkins

Recapping the fun I had shooting headshots with Ryane Watkins last week, on the fifteenth floor of the Wyndham Beacon Hill.

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Geometric Portraiture

As I practice lighting, I’ve been thinking about what makes one of my portraits one of my portraits. At the surface, skill, familiarity, and necessary tools are important. I think those can be considered technique. Under technique is intention; the reason to make a technical decision. And beside, or perhaps under, that, is emotion; that […]

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In Ludens Veritas

I believe, assertively and profoundly, in play. So much I’m thinking about taglining my business with it.

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Getting to Know Dave Floyd

Sometimes you meet someone who makes meeting someone seem so easy.

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Durán in a Morning

Durán is an architect, a hip hop connoisseur, and an art collector.

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My New Thing

You become interested in new things as you become capable of making them.

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Remy in an Afternoon

My new dancer friend Remy came over to make portraits.

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Sitting with my Mother

Even before the start, my mother guided me toward photography—and now, she helps me navigate it.

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In Pursuit of an Ultra-Portable Studio

Last summer, my girlfriend and I discussed how I would shoot portraits after moving in with her. It took six months, and I’ve built an ultra-portable studio.

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Upside Out

Over the last year I’ve produced a small-but-growing body of architectural work based on perspective. I’m calling it “Upside Out.” You can see it here.

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A Very Cloacas Farewell

I went to Santa Fe to say farewell to Cloacas, my favorite local band.

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A Basic Lens Guide for New Photographers

If you’re starting out, or not sure what to do with the gear you have, I hope this reflection on lenses will help you make sense of where to go next. I spent a lot longer than I needed to figuring this out, and most of a week putting it into language I haven’t seen […]