#MondayMotivation – JuJu

So one of my favorite Atlanta-based wardrobe stylist, Angela Mullen of The Closet Associates, asked me to photograph her son JuJu. She wants to get him into some modeling opportunities, and to break the ice and nervousness we decided to do a sports inspired shoot to loosen him up. We had so much fun on this…

#WorkoutWednesday – Dillon

Last week I was contacted by one of the talent managers at Aspire Talent Management with the opportunity to test with one of their models, Dillon. Wanting to continue shooting some athletic outdoor shots, I took this as the perfect chance to do just that! I pulled 3 different adidas looks and we hit Venice beach bright and…

#MondayMotivation – John Gaines

A couple of weeks ago, Wilhelmina fitness model John Gaines Jr. contacted me about creating some fitness images. Knowing he was well diverse in athletics, we decided to create a mixture of fitness as well as sports images. For this shoot I styled him in Nike gear, and chose items that would either compliment the background…

#GetFreeWithBee – Crystelle

“Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.” – Muhammad Ali When coming up with a concept for a test shoot for Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited represented model Crystelle, after finding out her boxing experience I decided a long exposure theme would be perfect for her, to let her get free. We styled her in…

#WorkoutWednesday – Yamen

A few weeks ago I got great news that Yamen Sanders (the model I previously shot) was signed to Wilhelmina Models. After getting signed he told me he was in need of some location images for his portfolio book that will help him land more jobs, so we woke up bright and early one morning, and hit…

#MotivationMonday – Kari

A couple of weeks ago Kari contacted me interested in getting signed by an agency. She previously had modeling experience but was in need of a portfolio book to submit to agencies for representation. Because of my experience working with modeling agencies and new models she trusted me with creating her portfolio, and I was…

#WorkoutWednesday – Melvin Echard

“Those who don’t jump will never fly.” Had the opportunity to photograph professional long jumper and fitness model of Sports & Lifestyle Unlimited Agency, Melvin Echard and enjoyed every second of this shoot! His positive spirit matched his energy during this shoot and we captured some amazing portraits as well as some long exposure jumps. Make…

#Flashback Friday – Robert Hamilton

“The man who is swimming against the stream                                                                      knows the strength of it.” – Woodrow Wilson I decided to go back to…

#Flashback Friday – Brett Alexander

“Court is in session”

With the NBA playoffs in the mix I was inspired to do a basketball shoot. Had the opportunity to collaborate with Brett Alexander, and got the chance to play around a little bit more with long exposures and colored gels.