Monthly Archives: March 2009

>The Mint 400

>In 1971 Hunter S. Thompson was hired to cover The Mint 400 for Sports Illustrated. Thompson later wrote of his experiences in the novel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. This was certainly incentive enough to attend the race. Local … Continue reading

Posted in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Hunter S. Thompson, Jeff Pope, The Mint 400 | 1 Comment

>The Gamblers

>I recently photographed Dave Hickey and Libby Lumpkin for the Las Vegas Weekly. Dave Hickey is one of the most controversial and leading intellectuals in the United States.  Along with his wife, curator Libby Lumpkin, the couple bet on Vegas … Continue reading

Posted in Bellagio, Dave Hickey, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas Weekly, Libby Lumpkin, Steve Wynn | Leave a comment

>Mike and Mika

> Here are some photos of Los Angeles couple Mike and Mika.  We decided to take the photos on Fremont St. to show some of the older areas of Las Vegas.

Posted in wedding photos | Leave a comment

>Hoop Madness

>This photo was shot while working on a story about March Madness for the Las Vegas Weekly.  It was shot at Jerry’s Nugget, a small casino, far away from the Strip.  It is the type of place where the same … Continue reading

Posted in Jerry's Nugget | Leave a comment

>Skiing, Golf and Bankruptcy

>It is pretty common to see bad financial news coming from Las Vegas these days.  Here is a photo I shot for Bloomberg Markets Magazine at the luxury resort Lake Las Vegas.  The story is about how Credit Suisse made … Continue reading

Posted in Bloomberg Markets Magazine, Credit Suisse, Lake Las Vegas | Leave a comment

>The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

> Myron Martin and Richard Johnson, the two presidents of the Smith Center for the Performing Arts, began completing plans for the groundbreaking of the center .  The $500 million center will host Broadway shows, ballet, opera, and other events. … Continue reading

Posted in Las Vegas Weekly, Myron Martin, Richard Johnson, The Smith Center for the Performing Art | Leave a comment