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Abstracts for the End of Spring

June 25, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Here are my latest abstract smoke art pieces created at the end of spring. Let me know which you like best.
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Available Light Photo Session with Krista

March 11, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
One of the most difficult things to do in photography is to create great images without having control over the light on your subject. The only way to do this is to move the subject around the light until it falls on them in the best way. This shoot was chosen for the sheer challenge of it. We went to Long Beach again after dark to shoot with avai...
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Quick Portrait Session with Darling Krista

March 08, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
With our busy lives, there isn't always time to do a full shoot. In these cases a quick portrait session can meet your needs. Darling Krista was kind enough to join me for this session. We stopped at the Pike in Long Beach to create some images. Being there at night there was little light and the street lamps were less than ideal. We made the most...
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abstract smoke photography fine art

February 03, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
It has been a while since I've posted some of my abstract smoke art. Daily life has a way of chipping away at my creative energy, but energy must be given to artistic expression. I took the time and was really rewarded with the most creative and intricate work completed yet. I just want to share this in hopes that it can do the same for you as well...
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Huntington Beach Dumpsters on Parade 2017

October 08, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Yesterday, I had the pleasure of assisting at the Huntington Beach Dumpsters on Parade event. This event is put on by the Huntington Beach Public Art Alliance in order to help beautify the HB downtown area. They selected 30 local artists from a list of submissions to paint 30 dumpsters which are visible from public areas. They provided up to $200 r...
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