Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Going in Circles by Pamela Ribon. Story of another book cover this month

And the hits keep coming here at radio Andy or KBALLZ for all(both) of you listeners out there in photoland USA.

Photo Credits
Model: Evangelina Piturachsatit
Locations: J. Randall Smith 
Strausa Lampard, Berlin

Monday, February 22, 2010

Equipment I Use: a Mad Lib plug

recent email regarding my equipment package-

I like to use my medium format camera with a digital back. The camera (body and lenses) are made by________and the digital back is a ________.
As for lighting a prefer portable________ from the _______ lighting co.
Rentals I would strongly recommend ____ -______ in NYC and __________ in LA, but when I'm shooting in Seattle I would go to ___NYC.
Years of trials, R&D and sponsorship deals have lead me to believe that there is no other way.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Happy Birthdays to my Chicks...Ruby, Smokey and Roquefort



It seems like yesterday that I got the call from the post office at 0430 telling me that my girls were here. Keep layin and you can keep stayin. word

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Hardboiled Hollywood. book cover part 2

This is my friend Sara floating in a pool at a friends house in Cape Verde.
It was the first time we'd met, she said I looked like Michel Kors and then played dead.
Available at Amazon.

Locations: J.Randall Smith
Hair and Make-up: An7ie P.
Nanny: Holly

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

the Leisure Seeker

Another fine example demonstrating usage of my imagery and
production skillz.
apologies for the screen cap-
In this picture: Bob and Claire from Spokane, WA.
Set Dec: Carl Winter
AD: Jenny Fort
Stylist: Heather Simchuk and Sara Horner
with Marshall Miller, Mike Clinard and (the) Adam Smith also sweating
in the hot Ewan sun.

Monday, February 1, 2010

Session outtakes- Man Getting on Scooter

Going to be working on some 'composite' images and I had to lead by example.
Model (lower photo) is Dieter from Gel Agency.
I called him Mr. Burns after this shot.