Category Archives: Behind the Scenes

Shooting Slicc – FLEXN

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ACLU Product Shoot

In early March, the ACLU will be launching an online store of tee-shirts, bags, hats, mugs and other accessories. I was hired to do the shoot. It’s a fantastic challenge to work on a project that’s being conceptualized and designed for the first time. It’s especially exciting … Continue reading

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Gotta’ get your angle

Hip hop thumping in the darkness, death defying, no net, leaps. Couples on a first date or rekindling love. All of it plays around you in Central Park on a summer night, but you only see that tiny bit through … Continue reading

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News to me!

I had no idea that sugar syrup boiled to exactly the right temperature for an Italian meringue could be tested by dipping the end of a slotted measuring spoon into the boiling liquid, then blowing a bubble. Last week I … Continue reading

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The Space Between Them

When I began photographing couples and families, I launched into all the usual research. I looked at innumerable paintings and photographs for inspiration. I found some great spur of the moment shots, but there was a significant dearth of interesting … Continue reading

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Making Magic with Light

The Culture Trip recently interviewed me, and this month they published an article titled “Making Magic with Light” about my portraits and the process behind them.  Thank you, Culture Trip! Playing with light is a passion for me. These days, I am … Continue reading

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The Will to Disturb, part II

So what is the “will to disturb”? Is it making pictures that disturb? Well, we all know that works. Bare boobs and ass, provocative this and that. Easily manufactured and just as easily forgotten. The real will to disturb is … Continue reading

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