Category archives: Portrait

Saddle-Up Sunrise: Horse Portrait Session in Dallas, Texas

Animals are the best. Horses are, of course, under this category. There is something truly majestic about a horse. It's difficult to describe but when you're in the presence of one it becomes increasingly clear that they are rare. I had the privilege of shooting this Equestrian session while visiting Highland Park, a suburb of the huge and sprawling Dallas, Texa[...]

Colleen: Los Angeles Actor Headshot Session

This was my first official session with Lilly the Leica, my properly + wonderfully named Leica M240! I was thrilled to capture headshots for this wonderfully talented actress Colleen Kelly, her work can be seen here. She was most recently in the Shari's Berries Mother's Day Commercial. Some of these were on the Canon 5d markiii using a Sigma 85mm. Others were on Lil[...]

The Centralist of Parks: New York City Session with Kate

Kate and I met doing a similar photo related job in Southern California at a very happy place, some would refer to it as the Happiest Place on Earth. We didn't work together often or talk that much but we did bond on a common love for Motion City Soundtrack. Over the years Facebook kept us in touch and it so happens that we are both now in the same business[...]

Sunshine + Smiles:  A Chico Senior Session

I had the privilege of shooting Senior Portraits for my little sister, Courtney.  An interesting realization that not long ago I witnessed her first steps! We shot the photos when I visited my home town of Chico, CA.  The local train station and university campus were great backdrops for this sunny Chico session! -myke