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Waldorf School of Philadelphia 8th Grade Tableau

Waldorf School of Philadelphia 8th Grade Tableau

(This is the first of two posts regarding photographing my daughter’s 8th grade class.) As my daughter’s time at the The Waldorf School of Philadelphia winds down, I wanted to contribute something from my heart for her and her classmates–a keepsake that I hope will help remind my daughter and her seventeen classmates of the wonderful family...
Leif Skoogfors, documentary and conflict photographer

Leif Skoogfors, documentary and conflict photographer

Leif Skoogfors was the first photographer I assisted just out of college, the first to give me a chance – a brilliant, passionate, empathic, and very tall Swede with a lethally wry sense of humor. Leif (rhymes with “safe”) passed me some of my first assignments, connected with me with some of my first clients and has...
Melissa: American Housewife (NSFW)

Melissa: American Housewife (NSFW)

Please be advised there are graphic [nude] images at the end of this post that are NSFW (not safe for work). Melissa has a few of the most recognized images in the American Housewife series; she brought her own definitions and views of a housewife to the table and was a huge supporter of the...
Jeanna, An American Housewife

Jeanna, An American Housewife

The experience of being photographed was eye opening for Jeanna. With only the project title to play on, the house and wife spoke her own story. As an artist, I am thrilled with how beautiful the final photos really turned out. That was your mastery Dave. You cut right through the need of the model to...
2015 PX3 Award Winners!

2015 PX3 Award Winners!

Both Love Story and American Housewife images received awards in the Px3 2015 competition and back in May, another housewife image was lucky enough to be awarded in Px3’s WHITE competition! Stock #0150 and John #0001 separately received Honorable Mention in the Portraiture Category, while “American Housewives Redefined,” a series of images from the Housewife series received an...