Alt Text

Behind the Scenes: The Crown of Loda – Conceptual Photography Tutorial Color Grading

Background I am surrounded by inspiring and creative people.  I’m not sure if this happened on purpose or if it’s something I lucked myself into, but I truly am a fortunate dude. Between my family and friends, the people I work with, and my amazing studiomates (shout out to my…

Continue Reading →

The Heir of Plavalaguna – Behind the Scenes

It has been a while since I’ve had the opportunity to sit down and do a little writeup for my site and quite honestly, it feels amazing to be back! Over the past 2 months or so, I’ve found myself becoming obsessed with costumes and special effects makeup.  In fact,…

Continue Reading →


I’ve really been inspired by underwater photography as of late.  While I do have access to an underwater case, Chicago’s frigid weather sort of limits our options (and sadly, I don’t know anyone with a pool). I had to improvise. The following shot was setup as follows: As you’ll notice this is a 3-light…

Continue Reading →

Chicago Commercial Photography – Mountain Dew Ad Step by Step

I’ve been slowly working on a collection of commercial art projects over the past few months and felt it was time to share this one with you guys.  When deciding on a product to use, I knew I wanted to do a photograph where the product in question would illuminate…

Continue Reading →
Workshop dates, exclusive tutorials, presets, and more!
I respect your privacy.