15-Year Wedding Anniversary

August 07, 2014 / Stories
Today is my 15-year wedding anniversary. If you include our dating years, we've been together for 18 years. That's HALF OF OUR LIVES. Crazy! We met my sophomore year in college and immediately became best friends. I told my parents 2 weeks after meeting her that I'd marry her. And here we are. And guess what? We've never fought. We've never had "the bad y...

Thank you, Chuck Norris

July 22, 2014 / Shoots, Stories
A few years ago, I landed a big job for a record label shooting a band. I shoot bands for labels all the time so it was a no-brainer. But then the art director told me she wanted the band to laugh and smile the whole time. "Uh oh" I thought. That's trouble. I'm not a comedian. I'm not like my friends Jon Acuff or Dave Barnes who are funny 24/7.  I'm a very ...

A Rare Connection: My Photo Shoot with John Schneider

January 16, 2014 / Stories
I recently got asked to shoot photos for a show called "The Haves and HaveNots" for the Oprah Winfrey Network. I've shot many shows in my career and I always enjoy these shoots because there are so many challenges involved. There's tons of "talent" aka celebrities involved, all their teams, all the hair, makeup and wardrobe involved, there's very limited tim...