Escort Duty–Taking Chance

I boarded my flight from Los Angeles to San Antonio feeling hollow, mixed with emotions, as I had just said one of those airport goodbyes we hate to do—I’m never good with goodbyes especially those resonating with longevity. This concave place in my life had me more...

Capture a Headshot Easily!

Often you’ll hear photographers or models commenting on their need for a good headshot for their portfolios and indeed, the ability to showcase your talent as a photographer of models needs to include a nice headshot.  Models, especially agency models, have comp cards...

20-Photo Tips, Working With Women

A woman is a mystery most men don’t understand, and in the type of photography I do, you have to gain an insight into women before you even think about picking up the camera—and it’s not always easy, because everyone is different. However, here’s some tips for you...

The 10th Muse

Every photographer, and creative for that matter, needs a muse, someone that inspires their artistic talent, unfortunately I’ve had many over my 30-year career as a photographer, though I lost the most important, the 10th muse.  Like most modern muses, they come and...

Amazing Friends! Playboy Photographer and Casino Owner

Note: More behind scenes photos on my Facebook page! As I return back from Las Vegas from a two-day semi-private instruction workshop and our three-day “Glamour, Beauty & the Nude” weekend workshop the thought of friendships come to mind—especially since I had...

Lenses and Form

Often I’m asked from photographers at my workshops, “Which lens do I use?”  The answer is simple, “The right lens for the right image.”  Like all lenses in your photography gearbox, lenses are just another tool we use to create what we see, feel and capture, in a...