rather be lucky than good

I had to shoot a cover for a real estate trade magazine. Not a glamour publication but I love these kinds of clients, fun assignments, decent fees, etc.. Anyway Astoria Oregon in January is not known for it’s mild weather. … Continued

shot a rockstar today

I shot a rockstar for Rolling Stone today, Stephen Malkmus Stephen used to play with Pavement and started his own band a while back. Cool guy although he was a bit stressed as his baby girl wasn’t feeling well and … Continued

Former Assistants Done Good

Over the years I’ve been lucky to work with some great young assistants who have gone on to become very successful photographers and artists themselves. Here’s just a few to check out: Susan Seubert Amy MacWilliamson Lisa DeJohn


As I mentioned in the previous post I started Miscellaneous as a place to share random unrelated images. I sometimes post old pictures as well as new ones.Here are a few samples from Miscellaneous

Photo Blogs

A few years ago I was asked to lecture to the North West Journalism Conference on the New Photojournalism. having no idea what the new photojournalism was I of course said yes. So I googled it and discovered the semi-hidden … Continued

New Years Day

Spent the last half of the holidays at the beach with my family and friends. New Years day the normally sodden skies opened just a bit and for about 3 or 4 hours I roamed up and down and took … Continued

musings of a workaday hack

Seems somewhat frivolous to enter the blogosphere at this late date considering the wealth and abundance of information and entertainment available. I rarely find time to read half of what interests me already and can’t realistically expect a universe of … Continued