Creating Emotion

These photos are were done with some theater students at Spokane Falls and the only direction I gave them was to show me who they were. I wanted to capture their emotions and facial expressions that really defined who they are as a person. I spent the better part of last quarter studying Annie LeibovitzContinue reading “Creating Emotion”

Manito Park

I went to Manito Park last week and saw all the pretty fall colors and this bench. Now that sounds unimportant but as I was shooting this bench I realized I had been there before. For some reason I’ve stopped and shot several different benches in several different places.   Once I thought about whyContinue reading “Manito Park”


Alright so we talked about action but how do we capture that and any other photograph really? Light. Photography means painting with light so if you don’t have it, you have to supplement it. I’m gonna talk about portraiture because it’s one of my favorite kinds of photography and it’s really easy to learn howContinue reading “Light”