Wednesday, November 24, 2010

11/23 "The Steves" Birthday @ Dim Mak for LA Weekly


Steve Aoki brought out surprise guest performer Will.I.Am, Etienne De Crecy performed an hour long set, and Steve Angelo, Dan Oh and Them Jeans rounded out the DJs for this birthday edition of Dim Mak @ Cinespace. Full gallery UP NOW! (top graphic from today's Dim Mak emailer featuring my photos).

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

11/23 Wedding Photos Featured on Style Website

i don't market my wedding photography but like to shoot a few weddings each year for friends and friends of friends and one of the latest was Paola and Evan's with a bunch of cool details they put together themselves. my photos were recently featured on and you can see a full gallery of my recent wedding photos HERE as well.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

11/17 LA Times Street Fashion 'Nightlife Edition' @ Bardot

we invaded la boum @ bardot to explore their evening attire for my new LA Times fashion project and the full gallery and captions are NOW UP HERE.

above: ericka clevenger shows off her "crazy bright" style, clementine goldszal sports "classic feminine" wear, and bj panda bear describes his style as "DIY couture DUI." 

11/13 Scion Art Gallery Curated by Giant Robot- Pixel Pushers

people were falling all over themselves to see the art at the latest scion gallery curated by giant robot. check the full gallery HERE.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

11/12 Ways of Seeing Opening

Arsine held her first gallery opening called "Ways of Seeing" at a new spot called Artology Friday night and brought me out to document the event. the opening featured photographers Gil Mares, Mike Lee and Cynthia Frederick... more photos soon.

Saturday, November 13, 2010

11/13 Last 2 Days to Check Out 'Engaged Observers' @ The Getty

my two favorite photographers and the photog i used to work for in la are all showing at the Getty for two more days. above is one of the pieces from sebastiao salgado. also check out james nachtwey and lauren greenfield's work.

Friday, November 12, 2010

11/10 Street Fashion for LA Times- La Boum @ Bardot

after a year of daytime street fashion galleries we are switching gears and starting to set up photo booths in some bars and clubs around los angeles to capture the city's night owls. stay tuned for this gallery and more coming soon. (featured photo: ericka clevenger, 23 from echo park is wearing her Mom's JC Penny dress from the 70's and describes her style as "crazy" and "bright.")

11/9 Scion House Party Featuring Detroit's Rob Hood and Underground Resistance

detroit's own rob hood and underground resistance headlined the latest scion house party @ the roxy. more photos here

Thursday, November 11, 2010

11/6 Rocky National Park

i flew to colorado for my cousin emmy's beautiful wedding (congrats em!) and we hiked up into rocky national park each morning. sun am started sunny and before we knew it we were in the middle of the first snow of the season... in jeans and sweatshirts no less, but we survived.

Friday, November 5, 2010

11/5 Exclusive Sara Bareilles Photos from her 'Uncharted' Video



Sara Bareilles filmed her latest music video for "Uncharted" and above are a few of my behind the scenes photos... I can't wait to check out the vid when it's finished and you can hear the song here

Monday, November 1, 2010

10/30 Photo booth at Hollywood Haunt 2010 @ Falcon

my 3rd shoot of the day was my 2nd straight photo booth at the Hollywood Haunt party at Falcon. it was another great event with some awesome costumes and we'll be posting a print gallery in the next few days so check

10/30 Dia De Los Muertos @ Hollywood Forever for LA Weekly


my dad david and i teamed up to cover our 2nd straight dia de los muertos event for la weekly. the event was visually amazing and it was great to capture it with my pops (and my mom came and helped out also). check the full gallery here!

10/30 SEIU United Long Term Care Workers GOTV Rally

i started saturday morning off documenting a Get Out the Vote rally in South LA and following around some volunteers, candidates and the President of the SIEU Long Term Care Workers Laphonza Butler (right). we grabbed the above portrait during a brief break next to a flag mural. using their campaign quote, "Get Your Head Right" and vote Tuesday! (more photos up here)

10/29 Drop Dead Goregous Featuring Surprise Headliner Diplo for LA Weekly

Mad Decent and Danceright presented Drop Dead Goregous 3 "teach me how to chucky" featuring a ton of DJs including Nadastrom, Munchi and an awesome surprise performance by Diplo. full gallery up HERE on

10/28 Scion Special Event

Scion threw a PR event at the gallery space in Culver City and brought me out to photograph it. Event included a DJ, open bar, catered grub and some pimped out rides.