What I Do
As a photographer, my focus is on art and entertainment, primarily encompassing production stills, concerts, promo shoots/cover art, and model work. On a secondary level, I also cover various sports, events, real estate/architecture and nature (especially landscapes). My 3D work is almost exclusively within the science fiction and fantasy genres.
How I Got Here
During high school, a series of wonderful accidents landed me as a production assistant and director's intern on Spider-Man, A Beautiful Mind, The Royal Tenenbaums and a number of other major productions. From that point on, I was hooked. I lived and breathed film and TV for years, working as a screenwriter, AD and editor after learning how to cut trailers and promos at the Miramax/Dimension Creative Advertising Department.
I majored in Film and Visual Arts at New York University, during which time I produced and directed a number of my own independent features, shorts and music videos through Jagged Edge Films. After graduating, however, I shifted gears a bit and turned my lifelong passion for photography, which I felt allowed me the most creative freedom and responsibility, into a full time career heavily influenced by my background in film and visual storytelling.
In 2008, I also became deeply involved in the world of digital artwork, beginning with the conceptualization of a sci-fi/fantasy universe that eventually grew into The Xilon Project. Although it started out as a hobby, I now incorporate both 2D and 3D art into my workflow, from comics and storyboarding to book and music cover/promo art, to advertising and graphic design. I also enjoy reworking photos to be heavily stylized or repainted and have developed my own style of creative postwork.
Standard rates are either $125/hr or $380/day. Discounts available for students and ongoing projects.
Once you click "Confirm Booking", your request will be sent to the photographer. Your photographer will review the booking and give you a call. During your photographer consultation, the two of you will discuss all details of the event.
For each hour you book, 1 hour of post production is also included. You're getting 2 hours for the price of 1!
The photographer will deliver a minimum of 15 post-produced photos per hour booked for event shoots, and 5 post-produced photos for all other shoots. If more photos are required, please discuss with your photographer.