Weddings: Best of 2015

Weddings: Best of 2015

January 11, 2016Weddings No Comments

As most years, 2015 saw a range of weddings from the very intimate to the very extravagant, but it’s always the people I remember the most, and the faces and moments that make the memorable images. If you’re looking for a photographer, contact me for availability; I’d love to talk about your plans and see how … Read More

Slap back in the studio

Slap back in the studio

December 30, 2015Music, portraits No Comments

Slap back in the studio: Cleveland musician portraits Good friends and colleagues SLAP were back in the studio over the holidays to update their band photos to include their still-young newish guitar player. This jazz/jam band has been playing the Cleveland area in one form or another for over 15 years, from the West Side … Read More

Kaeleigh senior session

Kaeleigh senior session

December 29, 2015portraits, seniors No Comments

Kaeleigh’s Senior Photo Session We managed to squeeze in another senior session over the holiday when Kaeleigh came to the studio for her photos. Trying out several looks, we opted for a dark, elegant setting in the studio. Then we managed to catch a break in the rain for a few shots outdoors, going for … Read More

Crop Bistro Wedding: Peter and Paula

Crop Bistro Wedding: Peter and Paula

December 17, 2015Weddings No Comments

Crop Bistro Wedding: Peter and Paula Peter and Paula celebrated their Crop Bistro wedding on a beautiful, if chilly, late autumn/early winter day in December. Their Cleveland-centric schedule started early at The Arcade-Hyatt for a first look, as well as a quick session on E. 4th for photos. In spite of the chill, we got … Read More

Jason doesn’t like senior photos

Jason doesn’t like senior photos

December 11, 2015portraits, seniors No Comments

Jason doesn’t like senior photos …which makes him my favorite kind of senior to photograph. Dispensing with the usual cheese and props, we strive to make good, dignified portraits which mark the transition to adulthood. Jason’s session was a simple studio shoot, just him and the camera and a little bit of time to relax … Read More

Derick and Paul: Marigold Wedding

Derick and Paul: Marigold Wedding

November 23, 2015LGBT weddings, Weddings 2 Comments

Derick and Paul: Marigold Wedding Derick and Paul found the perfect intimate space at Marigold Catering in Cleveland for their long awaited wedding. With their closest friends and family assembled, Derick and Paul celebrated in style, with cocktails, amazing hors d’oeuvres and small plates, and most notably, pre-ceremony entertainment by Lounge Kitty, followed by jazz singer … Read More

Senior Portrait: My Antonia

Senior Portrait: My Antonia

November 19, 2015portraits, seniors No Comments

Antonia’s senior portrait was simple and concise: studio, cats, alley, dog. No cheese, just beautiful photos. Like the girl with the pearl earring, Antonia gazes back at the viewer through the camera from out of the dark in our studio session. Natural light fills her and the cat’s eyes. And finally the late autumn sun radiates all around her … Read More

Lauren and Nick: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Wedding

Lauren and Nick: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Wedding

November 11, 2015Weddings 4 Comments

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Wedding with Lauren and Nick Nothing could deter Lauren and Nick from our photo session before their wedding ceremony at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, not a little rain, a lot of wind, and some pretty chilly temperatures for early October. We worked on through it, from the … Read More