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Why I would hire an event planner

When a prospective client interviews me, I always ask them if they’re hiring an event planner or coordinator…View full post »

…and Maxwell!

It’s really all about the dog. That was clear from the beginning, when Evelyn called me regarding an engagementView full post »

knoll again

If it feels like all I am shooting these days is Knoll furniture with kids jumping around on them – it isView full post »

No Worries Event Planning – The 2nd annual round (square) Table

This week I got to go out on a real grown up night, with girls, girlfriends, colleagues….and it was an extraView full post »

Hard Rock

Last week I was on vacation. I didn’t GO on vacation, but I was on one… or whatever it is we want toView full post »

Horizon Hotel Wedding – A Lovely Day in a Hot Dessert

I met Kristin and Ken  as the associate photographer of Michael Segal – The wedding was held at the totallyView full post »

The Road Not Taken….

“It’s not where you’re going that matters…it’s HOW YOU GET THERE!” is what Juan andView full post »

Lindsey and Chad

Long long time ago (in October to be exact…) I shot a wedding with the always fabulous Amanda Doublin – youView full post »

hanging out with the guys

Every once in a while I get to shoot with Michael Segal – it usually means I get shipped off to “exileView full post »


There are some temples that don’t allow photography on the Saturday of the Bar MItzvah – and that’sView full post »

B is for books….and more

B is more than just a first letter of a name. It’s for Bat Mitzvah, Brains, Beauty, Brawn, Baseball, Butterflies&#View full post »


Sometimes, as parents, (I feel) we forget to have fun…gone are our late night drinking, partying dancing days&#View full post »

No Worries

When I met Dee at Michele and Gary’s wedding I knew she was a special, especially cool, and super nice. We said weView full post »

On a Rainy Afternoon

Scheduling an outdoor shoot in California is usually a low risk bet. Even in December. So when I was told that ourView full post »

Wild About Balloons

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So what did you do on Veteran’s day? I went  WIld About Balloons! . A few months ago I photographed a party whereView full post »

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