After the Golden Globes for New York Times Style

Posted on January 19, 2015 in Uncategorized

I desperately needed to be cloned on the night of the Golden Globes. Read More

Travel: California Central Coast for The San Francisco Chronicle, Part II

Posted on January 6, 2015 in Editorial, Travel

This is the second blog post of images I shot while working on a travel story on the California Central Coast for The San Francisco Chronicle. Read More

Travel: California Central Coast for The San Francisco Chronicle, Part I

Posted on January 6, 2015 in Editorial, Travel

I had the utmost pleasure exploring the California Central Coast for a handful of days for The San Francisco Chronicle. Read More

Ice Bears for The New York Times

Posted on January 2, 2015 in Editorial

I always enjoy photographing in factories because I love learning how things work.

I got to photograph the Ice Energy facility in Glendale, California for The New York Times for a story about energy-storage plans in California. Read More

Grindr Founder Joel Simkhai for The New York Times

Posted on December 18, 2014 in Editorial, Portraits

I photographed Grindr Founder Joel Simkhai for The New York Times Sunday Styles. We started at his office and then the following day I photographed him at a house he recently bought and one he was renting nearby, both with insane views of Los Angeles. Read More

Memphis: Music Eden

Posted on December 4, 2014 in Editorial, Long-term Project, Personal Work

In 2011, I went to Memphis with a writer for a story about rap in Memphis for FADER. I’d never been to the city before and was dumbfounded by the music, everywhere.

It spilled into streets from garages, cars, clubs, karaoke halls.

I knew I had to come back. Read More

Black Friday

Posted on December 1, 2014 in Editorial

Despite the fact that my understanding is Black Friday is now Black Thursday, I covered Black Friday for The New York Times last week. Read More

Sean Parker for the San Francisco Chronicle

Posted on November 25, 2014 in Editorial, Portraits

I photographed billionaire techie Sean Parker (think: Napster creator and former founding Facebook president aka who Justin Timberlake played in The Social Network) at his new home in Beverly Hills for The San Francisco Chronicle on Friday afternoon. Read More

Suze Yalof Schwartz and Her Plan to Help Us All Unplug

Posted on November 18, 2014 in Portraits

Suze Yalof Schwartz poses for portraits at Unplug, a meditation center she opened in Los Angeles and that she hopes to franchise.

When I first walked into the sleek studio, the lights were dimmed, it smelled amazing, and Suze greeted me with a huge smile. Read More