Portfolio Development With Chelsea Rae in Huntington Beach

Chelsea Rae & I have networked for years now & I couldn't wait to get out to California to finally work with her. She is your definition of Southern California cool; she models, she surfs, and she even broke her arm skateboarding. I think that…

Fashion Portraits of Suzy for Sizzor Shak: Part 1

Everyone who knows Suzy just loves her to pieces. She has a heart of gold & is just an altogether genuinely beautiful person, inside & out. We took these around Edwardsville when Suzy was still a St. Louis model, but now she's gracing the…

My 35 Favorite Photos in 2012

2012 brought in a year of some of my absolute favorite shoots & favorite people. I look back on some of these shoots & I just feel blessed to have been given so many opportunities in 2012. Thanks for taking the journey with me & I hope you love…
Slam Dunk

Featured in Chief Executive Magazine

A few months ago, Tyler Sickmeyer of 5Stone Marketing contacted me to do some shots for a spotlight piece for CEO's that Chief Executive Magazine wanted to feature in their 2012 November/December issue. When Tyler told me about his idea for…

Miss Nebraska Ellie Lorenzen: Part II

Once again, I can't say more lovely things about Ellie. I'm so excited for her journey as 2013's Miss Nebraska. I know she'll make an impact on so many lives. I've had the chance to get to know her a little better since we our shoot a few weeks…
Miss Nebraska 2013 Ellie Lorenzen

Miss Nebraska Ellie Lorenzen: Part I

The Newly-Crowned Miss Nebraska A few weeks ago, I had the wonderful pleasure of working with Ellie, the newly-crowned Miss Nebraska. If that wasn't amazing enough on its own, I also got to work with the incredibly talented designer & wardrobe…
Chelsea for Sizzor Shak

Fashion Portraits of Chelsea

I wanted to post additional shots from my session with the incredibly talented & naturally beautiful Chelsea. She is by far one of the most unique & fascinating people you'll ever meet. She has an artist's soul. It's no doubt that God broke…
Jordan Kemper

Jordan Kemper of OneBody INTL

This summer, I had a shoot lined up with Jordan Kemper of OneBody International. He's a really authentic guy with a bright future ahead of him, not to mention someone of strong faith. He's also heavily involved in the fitness & nutrition…

Sand & Sunshine with Chelsea: Film Version

For several years now, I've wanted to dust off my old film camera & start shooting with it again. Sadly to say, I last used it in high school. In some manner, I find the look and feel of film as something romantic. It has a little mystery to…
Back to School

Sizzor Shak Back-To-School Shoot With Alyssa

A few weeks ago, I did a back-to-school shoot for Sizzor Shak Salon & Color Spa with the very awesome Alyssa, a local model in the Saint Louis area. Alyssa & I have been friends for quite some time now & I always love having her around. She's…
Celebrating 4th of July

Setting Off Sparklers With Libby

Libby & I originally thought this shoot would go down sometime before the 4th of July, but we apparently lost track of time a little. Let's be honest though, there's really never a bad time to celebrate the freedom we have in America! I have…
Suzy for Sizzor Shak
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Suzy P for Sizzor Shak

Once in awhile you just meet someone so filled with humility that they leave footprints on your heart. I've worked Suzy in the past, but that was down on a beach in sunny Florida. This time, she & her boyfriend were visiting each others' families…