No one likes to curate their own work - but these recent projects have been exciting to me.
Moved by the emotional journey unique to each of us – and acutely aware of fashion and design aesthetics – I was drawn to photography and image making from early on. Deeply passionate, I find beauty in everything that surrounds me – and my work tries to acknowledge this rarity, imbuing subjects with a patina of distance and heroic otherworldliness.
"Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form" (Andre Maurois) Here's to keeping busy!
A word of advice for the novice photographer: When you have a four hour window to shoot a visiting actress, do not stake your chances on the whims of Miami's weather. We had planned to meet on the beach to capture two different looks in the golden hours of the Florida sunset - on...Read
The chemistry was there, unmistakable. Watching Periko and Jessi Leon perform in the studio (they were doing an acoustic take of 'El Regalo' for Stingray Pause Play), I became progressively drawn to the prospect of shooting a fashion editorial with them. Later on, as I proposed t...Read
Vidal Rivas has been synonymous with fashion in Argentina for two generations. Pioneering fashion festivals both at home and abroad, the brand has become a household name. Now setting their sights on Miami, it hosted a personal class for one of their international students, Milen...Read
It was a cold February night in New York. The small platform of the F train at 14th Street was nearly deserted, as you would expect on a weekday at 1 am. A young girl played a sad melody made even sadder by the circumstances surrounding her and her cello. The scene stuck with me...Read
Two years ago, at the not-quite-so-subtle insistence of Jette, I plugged my laptop to a boombox and played some baselines along a few poorly laid down tracks on Logic. On July 21, our first album, AIN'T LOVE GRAND - the direct result of that auspicious evening - will be released....Read
Ah, the 80s! A time before we've all become politically correct. I witnessed those times firsthand and, 'though I was personally too dark to pay too close attention to the likes of Nightmares in Wax, the sheer cheeky-ness of these lyrics was certain to catch my attention. All ...Read
"I haven't been everywhere; but it's on my list". While there's much in the writings of Susan Sontag I identify with, this phrase of hers has to be my favorite. And as I look forward to the places I have yet to visit, these images are mementos of the places and times I don't want to forget.