Good Times at the Maritime Museum

Good Times at the Maritime Museum

One of the hidden gems at Oxnard’s Channel Islands Harbor is the Maritime Museum, home to priceless ships models and oil paintings. I was there a week ago to photograph some images for their website and promotional materials. The ships models lend themselves to...
Bevan Manson: CD art photoshoot

Bevan Manson: CD art photoshoot

Bevan Manson, an accomplished jazz and classical musician/composer/educator, contacted me last November to shoot photographs for his upcoming CD. With the signature piece entitled California Concertino for Flute & Chamber Orchestra, Bevan wanted something that...
Fighting the Viruses

Fighting the Viruses

Being a photographer is having a license to be nosy. For the curious, this is a dream job where you get to peek behind the scenes and understand a little more about how our world works. So it was a true pleasure shooting a cover portrait of Wei Lin for Minority...
Happy Dogs, Happy People

Happy Dogs, Happy People

Last summer I got a call asking if I was up for photographing some “really sad dogs and cats.” The site was the Camarillo Animal Shelter, a place I knew well. The images were later used for a cover story in the Ventura County Reporter. I do get sad when I visit the...
Cars coming, Cars going

Cars coming, Cars going

The Port of Hueneme in Ventura County moves a lot of cars. The ships that transport cars, trucks, tractors, military vehicles and more are known as RO-ROs, which stands for roll on, roll off. Here we see cars rolling off. I once waited for my contact to connect with...