Oct 022013
 
The “New Years Rulin’s” Photo Project: Behind The Scenes, #27 Help Win War, Beat Fascism

[You can read the rest of this series here.] THE CONCEPT Guthrie’s guitars infamously had the words “This Machine Kills Fascists” painted on them so that was the jumping off point for this shot. This was also another case of me trying to recreate a classic Guthrie photo. In this instance, I decided to go [Continue Reading...]

Dec 282012
 
The “New Years Rulin’s” Photo Project: Behind The Scenes, #14 Listen To Radio A Lot

[You can read the rest of this series here.] THE CONCEPT I’m guessing you aren’t exactly scratching your head over this one. It’s pretty self-explanatory. In fact, I had the image for this one in mind almost immediately. The tricky part was setting the scene and lighting it the way I had imagined it. THE [Continue Reading...]

May 222012
 
BANJO LESSONS FOR EVERYONE!

Last weekend, the Folk School of St. Louis hosted the first annual St. Louis Folks and Roots Festival. It featured a great array of both local and national talent playing everything from traditional bluegrass to folked-up versions of Prince jams (yes, that really happened, and it was awesome). The Folk School hired me on as [Continue Reading...]

Apr 022012
 
Meet The Lulus

This should go without saying, but it behooves me to do the best possible work on every single project I shoot. The client hires you, then you should bust your ass to knock it out of the park so that they feel they got what they paid for, right? Duh. But the larger picture, the [Continue Reading...]