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kara smash cake

“okay fine, let’s shoot do you have an idea?…” I ask, Kara responds, “let’s do a smash cake shoot.” and THAT’S how it began, and that’s all it took and we set up the studio, […]

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vintage april

I was born in April, 1967. I remember visually there was lots of color. I am fascinated by the fashion of the late 50’s and the early 60’s and as such have been trying to […]

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Lumiere

Lumiere or light in French can be an incredibly complex and yet simple part of our photography. As visual artists, we should always be conscious of it if not actively using it and be┬ákeenly aware […]

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the one where the family goes on vacation in the philippines

I get asked always… “what’s the best kind of camera?”; in some ways that can insult some photographers as any shooter worth his salt can create a worthwhile image from any gear he has. Chase […]

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the one with lyssa

For about 2 months give or take Lyssa and I were trying to work out our schedules to get a shoot together and hadn’t been very successful. But after one thing and another we did […]

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the one with danica

I met Danica several years ago. She was 16 and was really intent on modeling. We shot once or twice but as I got busier we were unable to shoot thereafter. She has grown into […]

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the one with my fujinon xf56mm f/1.2r

I haven’t had a chance until recently to take my Fujinon XF56mm F1.2R lens out to shoot until recently and of course it did not disappoint. This Fuji lens has become my go to for […]

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the one with tiffany

Tiffany my newest muse and latest addition to JLB Talent Group. Here are some photos play close attention as you’ll see her more often.  

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the one with april that first time

This previous Sunday we had some cancellations in the studio and I took over the schedule. I contacted a April, a girl I’d been meaning to shoot since I saw her about  5 or 6 […]

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candice

Whenever I post a photo, I don’t indicate “model” as title of the subject of my photo, rather I put “muse” as in the 9 muses of Greek Goddesses of inspiration. Recently I ran across […]