Fetish: Promotional Still

Posted on Apr 9, 2016 in Blog
Fetish: Promotional Still

Shooting publicity stills for a new project with dancer & choreographer John Henry Gerena. The only challenge with using  old analog technology like CRT televisions is avoiding the frame line as the television refreshes, a 20th century problem. On the other hand the cables are a lot cheaper.

Tuesday & Sundays: Stills Shoot

Posted on Apr 5, 2015 in Blog
Tuesday & Sundays: Stills Shoot

Dancing in a country lane – shooting the marketing image for Tuesday & Sundays. Above: the serious approach, below: the more playful solution and final choice to promote the show.

DeColores Festival: Stills Shoot

Posted on Sep 5, 2014 in Blog
DeColores Festival: Stills Shoot

Promotional headshots for Alameda Theatre’s 2014 Decolores Playwrights Festival. Simple portraits using a fast 50mm lens, natural light & a white bounce.

Paradise Red: Stills Shoot

Posted on Jul 15, 2014 in Blog
Paradise Red: Stills Shoot

Marketing stills for Alameda Theatre Company’s production of Paradise Red. The portrait of actor Alex Contraras (below) became the primary marketing image but the scream (above) was used alongside to tell you how his character really felt.

One Man’s Island: Still Photographs

Posted on Sep 5, 2012 in Blog
One Man’s Island: Still Photographs

These photographs are from a series of stills I shot while shooting my feature documentary, “One Man’s Island” The images were published variously but most significantly as part of a pair of feature stories that ran in the prestigious US magazine “Motorcyclist”. My black & white work has always been personal & subjective so while making the film, […]