Monthly Archives: June 2007

Spit Hot Fire

Tonight I’m going to an event at the Spitfire Grill for party professionals, and I was reminded of the last time I was at that venue. It was December and I was shooting a holiday party for a video game company. I shot a mix of natural light photojournalistic stuff and traditional grip-n-grin using flash. […]

Shorty’s

Steve went to the Mariners game today and I went to Belltown to shoot a bar photo for the Stranger, and afterwards we both met up at Shorty’s. I had all my gear with me from the shoot and Steve let me take a photo of him playing the Evel Knievel pinball game.

Update from Greece

I’m in Greece right now (in an internet cafe in Gytheio, to be exact) but I wanted to post a quick link to an article I wrote for Slate.com. It’s a defense of traditional wedding photography. You can read it here.

Vacation

The blog’s going to be on break for two weeks while I’m sailing around the Mediterranean. So no updates for a while (unless the boat happens to have an internet connection), but I promise to post scads of photos from Greece, Croatia, Montenegro, and Italy once I get back. That and a bunch of photos […]

Recent Stranger Photos

I’ve done a few more bar and restaurant photos for the Stranger recently. The Steelhead Diner: the Double Header (according to the review, it’s the oldest gay bar in the country!): and Fadó Irish Pub: It’s fun having assignments like this–I love checking out new places and meeting the people who work there. And it’s […]

School of Rock

A friend of mine, Rob Hampton, is a guitar teacher here in Seattle. He gives lessons to both kids and adults, and twice a year he has something called the “Coffee Shop Jam.” It’s sort of like a recital, but much cooler and more laid back. The spring 2007 Jam took place at Caffe Bella, […]