I am a freelance photographer living in Denver Colorado I began my career in 1982 in New York City, after two years of being a first assistant photographer to Annie Leibovitz and Mary Ellen Mark. In New York City, I worked on a assignments for editorial publications such as Forbes, Businessweek, Esquire, Us, Elle and many others. I also was hired by design firms to photograph annual reports for A & P Foods, PNC Bank, Merk and other fortune 500 businesses. I also photographed for Ad agencies, JWThompson and Y&R and others, most notably shooting a three year campaign for Readers Digest " Powerful People" John Emmerling Ad agency. In 1989 my first book of photographs was published " Fathers and Sons" Abbeville Press and sold over 25 thousand copies. Since then I have published 5 photography books and my latest " Photographic Lighting for Everybody" has been in the top best selling 20 books in photography lighting on Amazon
I have taught photography workshops for the Rocky Mountain School of Photography and lectured at the School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania the Art Institute and currently. teach photography at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, ( RMCAD) I currently live in Denver Colorado, where I continue to take on photo assignments, sell stock photographs and currently. planning a photo workshop in Portugal in 2024.