St. Mary's Glacier by Melly Lee (mellylee.com)

St. Mary’s Glacier




After wrapping a print job in Denver, Colorado my photo assistant (Garrick) and I decided to squeeze in a quick day hike before our flight back home to Los Angeles. Luckily for us we stopped by a coffee with an outdoor savvy barista who suggested that we check out St….

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Craig Lack on Inc.com




Let’s make health care cool! In the fall of last year I made my way down to south Orange County to photograph a very special entrepreneur, Craig Lack, a man who has a history of athleticism and sportsmanship who now not only a bestselling author, but also the CEO of…

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Nanxi Liu on Forbes and Nextshark




I had the pleasure of photographing and interviewing Nanxi Liu who is an incredible power house woman! I spent an afternoon visiting her at Enplug’s HQ in Los Angeles. There we sat across from each other while sipping water over a flowing conversation of her roots in rural China, to…

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1/52 Weeks of Gratitude Challenge




Every Monday of 2016 I’m going take on the 52 Weeks of Gratitude Challenge created by my friends Esther and Jacob of the LocalAdventurer blog. Each week there’s a new prompt to get you to start writing a fresh new post. Why Start This Challenge? There are 3 reasons why I’m…

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1 Second Everyday

1 Second Everyday




In December 2014 I finally made the move to Los Angeles and after watching a series of “1 Second Everyday” videos on Vimeo I was inspired to document my first year in LA through video. The timing was perfect! Prior to moving I was constantly commuting over an hour back and forth from my hometown…

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Hard Knock Lessions I Learned from Miami Art Basel

10 Hard Knock Lessons I Learned at Art Basel




I spent the last three days at Miami Art Basel 2015 as part of the SoBe A.R.T. (Artist in Residency Team.) Myself along with four other artists from different mediums and backgrounds were given the opportunity to show our work at the X-Contemporary art fair and be mentored by professional fine…

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