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When people ask what their new year's resolution is, most people respond with going to the gym more, eating healthy, saving money, etc. Within two weeks of the new year, they're already no longer going to the gym, eating fast food, spending their money on...

It's quite obvious I haven't been very present in my art life the last two years. Wow, it's been that long already? When your life takes a turn and you get thrown into all sort of weird situations, you do what you must to in...

You know how people always ask, "Where do you see yourself in 5 years?" When I think back to being asked that, I think of who I was 5 years ago. Who was I? I could never answer that question. I never had a clear...

I will never be good enough. This is something I struggle with quite often. The thing is, it's not just that I feel like I will never be good enough for other people, I feel like I will never be good enough for myself. Growing up,...

Sometimes when I create images, they don't always speak to me right off. I usually have a solid plan when I go out to photograph, but then there are times where I know I won't see certain models for long periods of time so I...

The last few weeks have been emotionally draining for me. I had the amazing opportunity to go to the Promoting Passion Convention again this year, but with that came a lot of stress. I don't mean stress as always a bad thing either. Some good...

When I first started photography, I think the hardest thing for me was comprehending lenses. Sounds silly, right? Actually, no. Many people get confused over what lenses are good for what and especially when they're just starting out. To answer all the newer people's questions,...

Something I've thought about a lot lately is the expressions in conceptual photography. They're very expressionless for the most part. There are a good few reasons for this. I feel like a lot of art can be interpreted in many different ways. People can feel...

Last year, at Brooke Shaden's Promoting Passion Convention, I had the pleasure of listening to Jennifer Thoreson speak about her work and photographic journey. I have been following Jennifer's work for a while now, so I was super thrilled to be hearing her speak. She is...