#WCW: Tahira

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to work with fitness model Tahira of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited for some portfolio updates. We were able to get some fun studio portraits, and a few lifestyle portraits outside.   For these images I used the Paul C Buff‘s AlienBees Flash units 3 light set up….

#FlashbackFriday: Justtone

So this post is specifically for the photographers that think they need more! For this shoot I use a 2 light set up using the Paul C Buff AlienBees Flash units (with the same modifiers) on a cyc wall to create some great promo photos with Dancer Justtone. First, I wanted to go for a…

#MondayMotivation: Lucas

So I had the opportunity to work with calisthenics athlete and new signed fitness model Lucas of of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited. After scrolling through his instagram and seeing his crazy stunts I instantly wanted to document him in this studio space to have him do some tricks on a motorcycle. So glad everything turned…

#WCW: Jasmine

Guess who got signed?! So after submitting the images from our first shoot together, Jasmine ended up getting signed by Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited Agency! Woohoo!!! So we decided to do a second shoot to add more fitness, lifestyle, and swimwear looks to her portfolio.

#MondayMotivation: Jasmine

So one of my best friends from high school expressed to me her interest in getting into modeling, and with her basketball and yoga experience I suggested her getting into fitness modeling. During my visit to Miami we reconnected and made some magic on a cloudy, rainy day, and guess what?! These images helped her…

#MondayMotivation: Kerron Clement

“I truly believe that we can overcome any hurdle that lies before us.” A few weeks ago I had the amazing opportunity to work with 400m hurdler and Olympic Champion Kerron Clement. Although the Olympics has been postponed to 2021, the grind doesn’t stop. Athletes are still training from home during the quarantine to stay…

#FitnessFriday: Quasars + Strobes

I’m not going to lie, this shoot was a little challenging because this set was built to shoot video with the fitness models. Mixing constant lights plus strobes can somewhat be a challenge, but greatness can come of it when you understand lighting! The back lights consisted of 4 gelled quasars to create a beautiful…

#WCW: Karlee

Had the opportunity to photograph beautiful fitness model Karlee of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited to update her portfolio in Miami. I love shooting in natural light especially when you can guide your subject in the best position for lighting!  

#MondayMotivation: Bryan

“Everything negative – pressure, challenges – is all an opportunity for me to rise.” Kobe Bryant For this shoot I used a 2 light set up. Here’s a break down and bts of the image above using the Paul C Buff‘s AlienBees Flash units. On the key light, I had a 7″ Standard Reflector on…

#WCW: Robin Bone

“Turn your dreams into a goal and a goal into a reality.” Prior to documenting some of Robin Bone’s training sessions, we connected to do some updates for her modeling portfolio for Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited Agency. We decided to start with a sunrise shoot which turned out AMAZING lighting wise, but what you can’t…

#FitnessFriday: with Sweet Sweat

For this on location shoot I primarily stuck with a 2 light set up. Here’s a break down and bts of the image above. Using the Paul C Buff‘s AlienBees Flash units. On the key light, I had the 47″ Foldable Octabox, to camera right of the subject. For the rim light that was camera…

#MondayMotivation: Pierre

Had the opportunity to work with Wilhelmina Model Pierre for an outdoor fitness and sports shoot. Originally from Paris, we played around with Pierre’s soccer background in some of the images. I decided to experiment a little more using the foldable v-flat on location to find ways of manipulating the sun with it. Check out…

#FitnessFriday: Hayley

A few months ago I had the opportunity to work with soccer player and Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited Model Hayley for an in studio photo shoot. This time around we decided to hit the field to grab some outdoor lifestyle and action images. For this shoot we used all natural lighting, that I am a…

Mt Sac Relays

Had the opportunity to cover the Mt Sac Relays this past weekend at El Camino College and it was definitely fun to watch. SO much amazing talent on the track! Long Jumpers: Tara Davis, Sha’keela Saunders, Eliane Martins, Tori Franklin, Malaina Payton Check out more images on my website!  

#FitnessFriday: Catrina

Had the opportunity to photograph beautiful fitness model Catrina of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited on a beautiful day in Los Angeles.    

#GetFreeWithBee: Trey Daniels

Had the opportunity to photograph amazing saxophonist Trey Daniels who is currently on tour with THE Anita Baker. Of course I asked him to get free in front of my camera, and was able to get some amazing long exposure portraits of him playing. Make sure to follow him at @treydanielsmusic, and check out his new…

2019 Published work in Ellements Magazine

For this look I had my subject on a grey background. For the lighting set up I used a 4 light set up using the Paul C Buff‘s Einstein 640 watts Flash units. On the key light, I had the 47″ Foldable Octabox with a Grid, as well as a yellow gel, overhead and to camera right…

#WorkoutWednesday: Toavon

I had the opportunity to photograph actor and fitness model Toavon in Los Angeles. With the NBA season getting more and more intense, we wanted to do a basketball inspired shoot. I did a two light set up, with a 47″ Foldable Octabox as the key light. For the second light, I played around with…

#MCM: Freddie Fleming

Just going to throw some nice natural light photos of Freddie Fleming taken at FD Studio. For this shot, since his back was at the window, I had a white v-flat behind me to bounce light back onto the subjects face.