Fashion / Something About Mary

Fashion / Something About Mary

In school, I was always the kid goofing off in the corner. As an adult photographing fashion ...... I'm still the kid goofing off in the corner. 

Waitress World

Waitress World

The Dream

The Dream

I've been known to dream my photographs before I shoot them.  This is one of those.  

Beach Day

Beach Day

It was a windy day, a stormy day, a dark day, a good day.  

Fourth Of July

Fourth Of July

Some Americans know what the 4th of July is really about, but for many it's really just fireworks and mattress sales, like Christmas without Santa Claus.  

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Proper English

Proper English

My camera get's me invited to a lot of places I otherwise wouldn't get to go.  

Still Life

Still Life

"The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery."  Francis Bacon

Twilight

Twilight

End of day is a wonderful time for crafting subject and light. 

Moff The Wood Nymph

Moff The Wood Nymph

Woman Of The Farm

Woman Of The Farm

On the farm your dog is not only a constant companion... he's your co-worker too.  

The Remarkable Mr. Morris

The Remarkable Mr. Morris

I want to see things that nobody else sees.  I want to make images that nobody else makes.  

Portrait of Man In Loincloth

Portrait of Man In Loincloth

"You don't have to sort of enhance reality.  There is nothing stranger than truth."  Annie Leibovitz 

Tribute

Tribute

Sometimes a portrait is like poetry, full of thought and emotion but trading words for light.  

American Standard

American Standard

"We think of first love as sweet and valuable, a blessed if hazardous condition."  Roger Ebert

Young Woman in a Pink Fuzzy Hat

Young Woman in a Pink Fuzzy Hat

There's great joy in taking photos that you can't understand. 

Backyard Postcard

Backyard Postcard

"If God had wanted us to parade around in the nude, we would have been born that way!"  Oscar Wilde 

Vogue

Vogue

"I'm not strange, weird, off, nor crazy.  My reality is just different from yours."  Lewis Carroll 

Scout's Promise

Scout's Promise

"I promise to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight."  For myself .... I figure zero out of three ain't bad.  

Mother Of The Bride

Mother Of The Bride

"Marriage is such a wonderful institution.... but who wants to live in an institution?"  Groucho Marx

Cat Woman

Cat Woman

With camera in hand, I'm a tourist in the land of humans.  Billions of reasons never to get bored.  

Young Miss Havisham

Young Miss Havisham

"All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream."  Edgar Allan Poe

 

Angel

Angel

Street Fashion

Street Fashion

Austin

Austin

When I asked why she was "packin heat" she said, "Well it's TEXAS isn't it?"  Springfield XD-9 / Caliber 9mm

Raylee

Raylee

"Better safe than sorry."  That's what she told me. Springfield XDM / .40 Caliber

Kim - Pasadena, Texas

Kim - Pasadena, Texas

I know gas stations can be very dangerous.  They get robbed in my town weekly.  

Ace

Ace

"It's not a real gun, it's a pellet rifle. I just like the way it looks and feels... it's cool."  Army M4 Airsoft / .177 Caliber

Don't Show My Face

Don't Show My Face

Even though the "open carry" laws are active in Texas, many participants are reticent to pose with their weapons in public spaces.  

Have A Nice Flight

Have A Nice Flight

"You can't have a mid-life crisis in the airline industry because every day is a crisis."  Herb Kelleher 

Editorial / Portraits of the American Model # 611

Editorial / Portraits of the American Model # 611

"A photographic portrait is a picture of someone who knows he or she is being photographed, and what she does with this knowledge is as much a part of the photograph as what she is wearing or how she looks."  Richard Avedon 

Elga's Room

Elga's Room

 

She told me, "You know, shooting my pistol helps me blow off a little steam."  Glock 19 / Caliber 9mm

Scott

Scott

"Always be in control of your gun," he told me.  "That's a Cowboys definition of gun control."  Smith & Wesson Model 586 / .357 Caliber

Editorial / Good Friday

Editorial / Good Friday

"Take me, I am the drug... take me, I am hallucinogenic."  Salvador Dali

Editorial / Portraits of The American Model #660

Editorial / Portraits of The American Model #660

Under A Texas Sky

Under A Texas Sky

It's that light.... it's that sky.  

Editorial / Respect the Nude

Editorial / Respect the Nude

Editorial / Secrets

Editorial / Secrets

"A photograph is a secret about a secret.  The more it tells you the less you know."  Diane Arbus

The Curl # 075

The Curl # 075

Shooting hair and fashion; Houston

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Portrait Of A Young Man

Portrait Of A Young Man

My tribute to Raphael who painted his famous "Portrait of a Young Man" in 1514.  Five hundred years later.......   

New York City Ice Cream Dream

New York City Ice Cream Dream

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