Monthly Archives: August 2009

>The Point

>I recently received the current issue of The Point, Point Park University’s alumni magazine. I graduated from the Pittsburgh, PA based institution with a major in journalism seven years ago. The magazine featured a pair of dancers that attended Point … Continue reading

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>Arena Football Championship

> Here is a recent assignment I had to shoot the ArenaCup title game at The Orleans Arena.  The Spokane Shock defeated the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers 74-27 in what turned into a blowout. It was great shooting football again, even if … Continue reading

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>Liberace Museum Benefit

>I was brought in by the Liberace Foundation and Museum to photograph their Cabaret benefit last night.  The event included many members of the Broadway-Las Vegas community with much of the event being organized by Jersey Boys’ conductors Philip Fortenberry and … Continue reading

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>The Master of Miniatures

> Here are some photos of the artist Frank James. He builds miniature buildings out of found materials and is currently attempting to raise money to build a World Trade Center memorial. James was a pretty interesting guy and I … Continue reading

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>Nino and Christine

> Here are some photos from the recent wedding of Nino and Christine at the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Las Vegas. I have shot many other things at the Ritz-Carlton and always think it is one of my favorite places to shoot. … Continue reading

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>Vegas Vittles

>I have recently had the opportunity to photograph to very different restaurants. The first is Wazuzu in the Encore. It is run by Executive Chef Jet Tila, but I mostly photographed Master Sushi Chef Masaru Matsuura as he prepared something … Continue reading

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>Cooling Off

>Everyone needs to get away from time to time, especially if you live in the Mojave Desert in August. The temperatures consistently tops 110 degrees. The nearest escape in Mount Charleston, which is only about 20 minutes from Las Vegas’ … Continue reading

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