Category Archives: Newspaper

Retouching

There’s a totally fascinating article in this week’s New Yorker on the undisputed master of the art of photo retouching, Pascal Dangin. He mostly works on fashion and advertising photos, including the images used in Dove’s “Real Beauty” campaign. Did you know those photos were touched up? Seems contrary to the whole idea of “real […]

Recent Restaurants

I’ve had some fun doing restaurant and bar photos for the Stranger lately; here are a few of them… Joule Txori La Spiga The Rendezvous Beacon Pub Can Can

Chow Time

I’ve been having fun taking bar and restaurant photos for the Stranger lately, but the shoot I did at Art of the Table was one that really stood out for me. I arrived before the place opened, and got to talk a little with chef Dustin Ronspie and the other folks working there before the […]

Wedding Photography in the Washington Post 

A friend just sent me a great article that ran in the Washington Post‘s Sunday magazine last weekend. It’s by Washington, DC wedding photographer Matt Mendelsohn and it sums up both the highs and lows of the job. You can check it out right here.

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 […]

I’m in the Stranger

So this week I have four (count ’em!) photos in the Stranger. My first Stranger photo ever ran last week, but they spelled my name wrong so I decided not to blog about taking photos for them until now. This week one photo is running with a review of Cedars up in the U district, […]