wandering scottsdale

Wandering – Scottsdale, Arizona Today is the start of a new feature here on the Successful-Photographer blog. Wandering will have images from a walk around a place with no other objective than to see what images might be gathered. Wandering … Continue reading

black & white photography

Processing Black & White Photography Ansel said it. He likened great photography to a concert. The Print is the performance. The capture is merely the score. OK. Maybe I paraphrased a little bit but the idea is there. And the … Continue reading

advertising & marketing interior photos

Marketing & Advertising Photos – Interior I’ve been photographing advertising and marketing images for Sound Bites Grill in Sedona for the last four years. It’s been great working with Steve & Michele. We’ve been collaborating since before the restaurant opened. … Continue reading

inspired by the unfamiliar

Inspired by the Unfamiliar Just back from PPA‘s Imaging USA… And, I can’t tell you how many times I heard, “Oh, you’re from Sedona! You are so lucky to have such a beautiful place in which to live!” Now I … Continue reading

canyon creek ranch

Dusty western streets lined with aged buildings hinting very strongly at a bygone time. Characters in period dress move through the streets as if they’ve returned home from the present day. That was the Arizona PPA Fall Fest this year … Continue reading

more sky ranch lodge

More images from the Sky Ranch Lodge photo shoot in Sedona, Arizona. If you would like to see details about the shoot and additional images you can check them out here. King Fireplace room. Pillow & headboard treatment detail. Kitchenette … Continue reading

sky ranch lodge sedona az

Got a chance to work with my buddy Jack Hillman of Hillman Design Group on another shoot with Sky Ranch Lodge in Sedona, Arizona this past week and we dodged rain and wind to traverse between the eight rooms we … Continue reading

phoenix airport hilton

Still working on photographing the Phoenix Airport Hilton after their eight million dollar refurbishing of the property. It was great working with the staff while on the photo shoot. Everyone was as helpful as possible in getting the areas set … Continue reading

formal hotel meeting room

Trying to add just that little bit extra… Been photographing the Phoenix Airport Hilton lately after their eight million dollar remodel. There are some photos it can be a little more difficult to make sexy but lighting and awareness can … Continue reading