Portraits
Lonesome Bom Mom

Lonesome Bom Mom

My mother is 90 years old and suffers from dementia. Recently, my sister and I coordinated our mother’s move from independent living to an assisted care facility, and although the move had been discussed with her many times, she always “just needed time to think about it.” This went on for years. It came time where...
...and now for something different: Victorian Deirdre

…and now for something different: Victorian Deirdre

…and now for something different. It’s great to play and try new things. It keeps my eye fresh and my curiosity fed. My sister in law, Deirdre Finnigan is a professional actor, dancer, singer. I’ve got to admit I love being in a family full of professional singers, musicians and artists. Our holiday get togethers are full of...
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...
Veterans at Vineland

Veterans at Vineland

For Veteran’s Day, I’m honored to share a diverse set of images of veterans who reside at The NJ Veterans Home At Vineland. I was hired to photograph these extraordinary individuals for the November issue of New Jersey Monthly Magazine, which is dedicated to Veterans Day. This home was founded in 1899 and has housed vets from the War...
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...
Pennsylvania Ballet Season

Pennsylvania Ballet Season

You may remember our images of The Nutcracker and Don Quixote that we shot for Pennsylvania Ballet‘s 2015-2016 season. We also shot images for three more ballet’s for the season: Strength & Longing, A Program of Firsts, and Balanchine and Beyond. Strength and Longing was back in February, but both A Program of Firsts and...
University of Dayton Magazine

University of Dayton Magazine

Dave graduated with a degree in Fine Art from the University of Dayton so he was proud to shoot this cover of 2016 Summer Olympic hopeful Peter Ogonek for his alma mater last Spring. Peter is a top contender to make the 2016 Olympic rowing team in Rio and Dave spent an early morning with...
Pennsylvania Ballet - The Nutcracker

Pennsylvania Ballet – The Nutcracker

This past winter, we had a great opportunity to shoot for the Pennsylvania Ballet for their production of The Nutcracker at The Academy of Music. With a limited time and turn around, we were fortunate to have a prep/test day to sort out the lighting and details with the art direction of Maria DeFazio of...