Model Pageantry

Polaroid of Victoria Lowe. Circa 1989. I love people. I love the human figure. The body is a magnificent creation and I enjoy celebrating it in my art. Much of my imagery conceptually begins with the human being. The body … Continue reading

Divine Repose

“Divine Repose,” (detail) is inspired by classic cyanotype prints, specifically of the Pictorialism genre of the 19th century. Model is the beautiful Ashley Hackett.

Artful Pages

One of the things Jeff Burne and I worked especially hard on with my book was the design. We wanted a sequential story of my art career to run through the pages, but desired to have each spread become beautiful statements … Continue reading

Blue is Beautiful

These photo sketches are experiments. Much of my art is all about the process of pushing materials, innovating, reinventing and transcending the possibilities of what different mediums can bring to light. Whether drawing, painting, or taking pictures there is sure to be … Continue reading

Congratulations to Sofia

Sofia Bernardez a recent graduate of Highland Hall Waldorf School and talented fashion designer received a scholarship to El Istituto Europeo di Design in Barcelona. I shot photos of her fashions at Matador Beach in Malibu. The fabric designs are hand dyed with plants. … Continue reading

The Photography of MaryAnn Pocapalia

As a little kid I watched my aunt MaryAnn Pocapalia take 8mm movies at our family gatherings. She was always holding that Bell and Howell wind up film camera and inevitably we would see the footage at a later Spalenka celebration. Recently I learned that … Continue reading