Maryville College | President’s report

Last year I was commissioned to make portraits for Maryville College‘s President Report. The campus is such a pretty place with several different areas to use. Luckily, the art director already selected each of the locations for our subjects. From there it was up to me to work each of them into the best position for what the design of […]

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Modeling Headshot

I recently had a photo session with a local actress named Brittany, and she was amazing! While we were updating the headshots for her comp card, I found she had several different looks. From the girl next door to that evil soap opera diva and everything in between, she nailed it. Here are a few […]

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Greystone Lodge in Cityview

As an advertising photographer, I have worked with many different producers throughout the years. No one is better at crafting a story for their client than Jackie with The Spining Group. I believe this is due to her genuine passion for each of her clients and the product that they provide. Here is a two page ad for the Greystone Lodge that […]

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Casual Business Headshot

Business headshots are something that I enjoy and photograph a lot. From social media to billboards, headshots have many different uses. Here is one from earlier this year, when I was hired by Nancy’s future company to promote her hiring.

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Top Shots: Vanderbilt Commodores at Tennessee Lady Vols

Sunday Vanderbilt came to Knoxville, TN to take on the No. 6 Lady Vols in a NCAA Women’s Basketball in-state rivalry. As a sports photographer, my assignment for the game was to cover the Commodores. Even though they fought hard, Vanderbilt lost to the Lady Vols 79-49.    

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An open door

Normally my photography assignments involve people, whether it be an environmental portrait or lifestyle images. Last year I was approached about doing a different type of assignment for a planned giving piece from the University of Tennessee. The idea was to photograph doors around campus for a nostalgic postcard that looked like an art piece […]

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Favorite 14 photos of 2014

Last year was another great one for the books for me as a commercial photographer. From action to candid moments and photojournalism to commercial photography, I was able to go to interesting places and meet many stimulating people because of my camera. I have gone through hundreds and even thousands of pictures from 2014 to […]

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Dolly Parton in Woman’s Day

What better way to kick off my new blog than with a post about Dolly Parton on her birthday! Last week I found out that one of my Dolly photos was used in the current issue (Feb 2015) of Women’s Day magazine. I always love it when I have the opportunity to work with Dolly. […]

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