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Archive for August, 2011
Om Noms…
Om Noms...

I’ve moved out and started my road trip back to Rochester, just after I finish shooting a wedding tomorrow. I feel the itch to post something because it has been a while so here is a photo of some dontus I took for DineLA.com The one on the right is a bacon topped glazed donut. […]

Manny Aguirre – The Cocktail Ambassador of Hollywood
Manny Aguirre - The Cocktail Ambassador of Hollywood

At one of Hollywood’s oldest and most note-able cocktail bars, Manny Aguirre, serves drinks to the stars and common folk alike. Manny came to the US as a 19 year old boy, and since then has made a name for himself as one of Hollywood’s most famous cocktail mixers. Manny can be found on Hollywood […]

X Games: Day 4 Skate Virt Final, Motocross Practice, and Rally Car Races
X Games: Day 4 Skate Virt Final, Motocross Practice, and Rally Car Races

Day 4 of the X Games was incredibly eventful. It started with the Skate Virt (Halfpipe) final, then stumbled upon the motocross practice, then meandered to the rally car race warm ups. I’m posting a gallery, I may or may not get to captions. I’m exhausted from packing and working on this photo essay on […]

Perseid Meteor Shower, TONIGHT!
Perseid Meteor Shower, TONIGHT!

V and I headed up to Wrightwood for the weekend with some family friends to catch a glimpse of the meteor shower. If you have time to get away from the city lights you should get out and take a look. Last night we saw about 20-25 shooting stars in about an hours time. Despite […]

X Games: Day 5 Super Rally and Endurocross
X Games: Day 5 Super Rally and Endurocross

X Games Day 5 was a really fun day, the first event I went to was the Rally Car race through the streets of downtown LA. Congratulations to Brian Deegan for winning the gold medal. Rally Car races were definitely a highlight for me at the X Games this year. I felt like at this […]

Navy Week: Aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln
Navy Week: Aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln

On Thursday I was given a really exciting assignment. To board and tour the USS Abraham Lincoln in Port of Los Angeles for Navy Week. I wasn’t sure what to do but I met a Commander at a gunner ship and he introduced me to Tyler Mustin, a 22 year-old Airman from Nashville, TN. Tyler […]

X Games: Day 5 Preview
X Games: Day 5 Preview

As you can imagine, five days of shooting, 4 X Games and an aircraft carrier. I’m completely exhausted. From morning to morning capturing, running around, carrying photo gear, and then up all night editing. So, I’m going to sleep with my white fur pillow, but I wanted to post something from today. Here’s a teaser […]