I had my first artistic revelation 12 years ago as I improvised a studio in my parent’s garage and with a point and shoot camera I took my very first portraits. I made my way through the business by learning everything on my own, an accomplishment that in any other occasion could have been to my disadvantage in terms of time, but this way, it only made me better and I learned to find my novelty.
I aspire to build a bond with everyone I photograph. A bond ensured by getting to know each other, together we truly will capture your story. I will relate to you by sharing my own stories in my own funny way, I strive to make you laugh.
WHAT I BELIEVE
I have matured into an artist free of any prejudice, someone that does art exclusively for art's sake. I look through the camera lens to find amazing possibilities. For me as an artist, my goal is to achieve spontaneous creativity within the most surreal views and moments. I experience photography being beyond a profession. It’s forever a standpoint; a way of captivating other people’s most precious moments.
The reason I am now a wedding photographer is because I have seen firsthand the power of preservation. My dad was an amateur photographer in his youth and 40 some years later, I was able to find all the negative films that he shot. I then scanned them into digital photographs.
One day, as a surprise, I asked him to sit in front of the computer and I showed him photos he took, photos that he had not seen in many, many years. As he flickered through each and every picture, I watched him get emotional. It was then that I realized the power of photography.