#WorkoutWednesday: Nikkie

Happy Happy Wednesday! So last week I got the opportunity to work with Nikkie of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited Agency. Although we originally planned for an early sunrise shoot at Venice Beach, we had to reschedule last minute to a sunset shoot which still worked out great! We were able to catch the golden hour,…

#GetFreeWithBee: Janine

I had the opportunity to work with this talented and beautiful singer Janine in Los Angeles. She contacted me wanting to do some long exposure portraits. I enjoyed playing around with different colored backgrounds for this series. I had an amazing glam team, make up by Christian, and hair by Porsche. Make sure to follow all of these amazing talents!

#WCW: Koereyelle

Gearing up for Koereyelle‘s Werk Pray Slay Conference coming up November 1st, we got together in Atlanta to shoot some promotional videos for the upcoming conference as well as her Get Money Gang where you receive private for passive revenue. Since we had extra time, of course we had a photoshoot! For the lighting set up…

#MondayMotivation: Sunset Maturnity Shoot

Had the opportunity to photograph my lovely client TissFit‘s maternity session while she was visiting LA. We decided to catch the beautiful sunset at the Santa Monica Pier because I have recently become a huge fan of natural lighting during the golden hour. This past weekend this photo went VIRAL on instagram, it was even…

In the Quiet Moments: Alan Michael-Thompson

  I had the opportunity to document a training session with Alan Michael-Thompson who is a professional basketball player in France. During the summer he trains back home in Los Angeles, while also playing in the Drew League. Inspired by his story and his dedication to his craft, I decided to do both documentary style…

#WorkoutWednesday: Nadege Ndjebayi

Had the opportunity to do an impromptu fitness shoot with personal trainer and fitness model Nadege Ndjebayi who just moved to LA from Paris. Her story is so inspiring, and her drive to empower others is so motivation, and I can’t wait for the opportunity to create more content with her!        …

#MotivationalMonday: Paris

Got to connect with artist Paris Libretto again, this time focusing on promotional imagery and single covers for his upcoming album. It is always great seeing the progression and development of artists, and being apart of the process is so humbling and motivating for me!

#GetFreeWithBee: Marlo Bolles

Marlo Bolles is one of my favorite muses to work with in Atlanta. My fitness shoot with him last year actually inspired my long exposure series. We did a track inspired shoot and I used graphic effects in adobe photoshop to create the illusion of motion. After creating that image, I got curious wondering how…

#MondayMotivation: Erica

Had the opportunity to photograph Atlanta based actress Erica. This was such a fun shoot in so many ways! From the awesome playlist, to her bright personality, this was definitely one for the books!

#GetFreeWithBee: Devan

Continuing with my long exposure series while in Atlanta, I got to work with a great friend, actor and model Devan Dmarcus to create some expressive portraits. I love reconnecting with amazing artist like him and catching up with all the amazing things he has in stored for Black Men Smile. I can’t wait until he…

#GetFreeWithBee: Travis Cure

While traveling to Atlanta for work, I decided to contact some old friends to create art with, continuing with my long exposure series. I got to work with actor and model Travis Cure to create some amazing portraits while also playing around with incorporating colored gels into the background of long exposure images as well….

#MondayMotivation: Alex Hailstock

Had the opportunity to work with Alex Hailstock to create some studio fitness images for his portfolio. Playing around with the different clothing options he brought, and using the random sport props we had in the studio, we put together some awesome clean shots! I played around with lighting on each look to show some…

New Digital Magazine Cover

If you’re like me, I LLLOOVVEEE when work is finally released and you can finally post all the behind the scenes and final images that you have been holding onto for weeks!!! So roughly a few months ago I had the opportunity to collaborate with make up artist, and creator of Grind Pretty Mimi J…

#WorkoutWednesday – Sarah Paul

So me and Chicago based model SP have been trying to work together for some time. While she was traveling to Atlanta for work, I happened to be there at the same time and we were able to finally work together! For this athletic lifestyle shoot, I wanted to incorporate a head wrap in the looks….

#WorkoutWednesday: Prime Supplements

Had the opportunity to work with North Caroline based trainer Desmond Scott of Prime Institute who was releasing his new product, Prime Vitality Supplements. He came to Los Angeles so we decided to do a sunrise shoot at Venice Beach. He brought along gymnast and Sports & Lifestyle Unlimited model Zoya Yaseka, to show that…

#MotivationMonday – Kari Pt. 2

Remember my previous post from my fitness shoot with Kari who was building her portfolio in order to get signed by an agency? Well guess who got signed by Brand Models! After getting signed, the agency requested some candid, flirty photos, not related to fitness. So she passed along the mood board and this was…

#WCW: Miami with Koereyelle

Took a scroll through downtown Miami with my favorite werkaholic Koereyelle. When I say she is one of my most favorite clients, I am not lying! We began working together in 2013 and her growth is so inspirational. Not only that, her generosity and willingness to share all the information she has learned on this…

#MondayMotivation: Danah

Had the opportunity to do some acting headshots back in Atlanta for Danah. We previously met through my mentor while I was in college at Virginia Commonwealth University, so when she told him she was in need of some updated headshots he contacted me and this was what we created. For the lighting set up…

#GetFreeWithBee – Toby

Had the opportunity to reconnect with my cousin Toby who moved to LA to pursue music. After having some thai food and reminiscing on our childhood and talking about our goals we were aiming to achieve in LA we both left so full and excited to see where our art would take us. Of course…