My job as a photographer takes me to some of the most beautiful places on Earth. The models, wardrobe stylists, hair/makeup stylists, prop stylists, art directors, and brand representatives become my family on the road. My photo crew, whom I adoringly refer to as The Boys, are dear friends that are indispensable to me. Join me on my journey as it’s too good not to share.
Lisa and her crew are fun and spontaneous, but this photo is obviously planned, down to the wardrobe. They all agreed to wear standard photo crew black, but Tyler, clearly starved for attention, knew that even in camo, he’d stand out.
You know how when Americans go to other countries and the people there think we are decidedly NOT awesome? This guy is the exception. Here in England, Lisa’s husband Tod is representing America well and who knows, maybe it’ll be Sir Tod one day. For now, he is Lisa’s awesome husband.
Our stylist just went to a seminar on how to be more innovative and shared with us that adorable dogs and cute kids are out. She assured us that people want something fresh and different, like this frog.
Out of respect for Lisa (and one not so dehydrated Great Dane), we didn’t capture the incident that occurred right after she took this shot. But if you’re thinking a very large dog sauntered over and peed on the fire hydrant and then on Lisa’s hat, you could be correct.
Lisa thinks she blends in well with the locals, but here she is wearing all black on a beach, carrying an umbrella (people are here for the sun), with a watch on (people don’t care what time it is in Hawaii). I wonder if the locals realize she’s a photographer from the mainland. (They do.)...Read More