Milwaukee Art Museum | Larry Bell’s Iceberg

larry bell iceberg, milwaukee art museum, santiago calatrava

It’s been about a year since I last visited one of my favorite buildings – The Milwaukee Art Museum. A photographer I know in Milwaukee was posting some pics of this great art installation in the atrium so I figured I should check that out before it’s gone 🙂 The museum is doing winter installations […]

Using Minimalism/Simplicity In Your Architectural Images

prtizker pavilion, millennium park

Let’s start with definitions of each since they basically go hand in hand/are synonyms of each other. Minimalism is a style in art, architecture, and theatre that uses the smallest range of materials and colors possible, and only very simple shapes or forms. Simplicity is the state of being simple (free from elaboration), uncomplicated, or uncompounded. So, […]

Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center | HOK & Architects Alaska

chief andrew isaac health center, hok, architects alaska

What a whirlwind 48 hours in Fairbanks this shoot was! Always great working with HOK and a pleasure to collaborate with Alaska Architects on this shoot as well. Also, exciting to visit Alaska for the first time! We had fleeting sunshine so it was a mad dash to capture as much as possible during this […]

Architecture Masterprize Winner + Honorable Mention 2023

little island, thomas heatherwick studios

It’s always a great feeling when ones work is recognized and awarded by experts in the field. I’m very happy to share that two of my series submitted to the Architecture Masterprize were awarded. First, my Little Island series won in the Exterior Details category. This was a new location for me, which I shot […]

Symmetry & When To Use It

columbus city hall

One of my favorite compositional tools. It creates order, balance, strength – when used with intention. When not, it can create an image that feels stale and boring. So, when does it work? Here are a few examples of when you might want to consider symmetry. Lateral symmetry Think of it like folding a book […]

Private Photwalks Recap | Fall 2023

Typically, I do these photowalk recaps individually but things have been a little crazy lately so I decided on a couple of things. There are a couple of reasons for this. So, I decided the iPhone would free me up to maybe see things a bit differently and use it as a sort of sketch […]

Oslo 2023

munch musuem, Estudio Herreros

Next up from my summer Scandinavian trip – Oslo! This was the last stop of the 11-day trip and another collaboration. This time, with The Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo. Very nicely located near some architectural gems! The weather was looking very questionable the full days I was going to be in town so despite […]

Columbus, Indiana

columbus city hall, columbus indiana

This unique city has long been on my photo bucket list. A modernist architecture enclave, this city has designs by some of the most well-known architects of the era – I.M. Pei, Richard Meier, Robert Venturi, Eliel and Eero Saarinen, Harry Weese, among others. Here’s one article explaining a bit more about the history of […]

Chicago Commission

the avenir

I was recently commissioned to shoot 12 properties around Chicago for a real estate compliance company. They were looking for detailed/abstracted takes on their properties for marketing purposes. Always fun when my typical approach to shooting architecture is appreciated by companies like this. And a fun opportunity to shoot some buildings I may not have […]