Saturday, June 30, 2012


Something I've always thought interesting is how one is able to look utterly tragic and yet so damn put together. It was really hot out when I took this and people looked as if they were walking through a hot oven--fanning their faces and wiping their foreheads. But this gem made the heat and her seemingly disconcerted demeanor work for her, and isn't even trying. I thought it was a win, so I'm sharing it. 

Friday, June 29, 2012

A pleasant surprise

Today was a really good day. I left work not really in the mood to go shoot but Im really glad I made the decision to do so. Something about this place I tend to go to always draws me back. Its the people the sounds, the uniquness of personal styles. I feel really inspired by the people I meet here mostly because they are who they are, and they are fortunate enough to live in a neighborhood (if you can call it that) that is filled with people that are doing the same thing.
-Uptown, Minneapolis, MN

This was one of my first shots from today. I saw her and her friend walking out of a furniture store. From the inside the store they caught my eye.
 I love the dip dyed hot pants, and the loose fitted tank. The color combo, is really complimented by the slightly rigid yet feminine accesories.

This guy has got some kick-ass tats. I can't wait to get my own. He was really easy going. Funny though: after I took this he asked if I could re-shoot. I did...but I liked this one the best ha!

Now this is my ABSOLUTE favorite from today. She was the last shot of the day and came randomly as I was driving home. I saw her and her friends walking by the bus stop. I literally slammed on my breaks and ran out with my camera. Loved her personality, style, and choice of pose.

Thursday, June 28, 2012

To Uptown we go

Extremely excited about these shots I took. I'm still learning a lot about how this whole thing works. I can't wait till the next time.

 Downtown Minneapolis, MN and Uptown, Minneapolis, MN

Gotta love the high waisted hot pants and floral bustier -Uptown

I was a little disapointed when I saw this girl after I had already hopped in my car.
Luckily she drove right by and stopped next to me. Perfect. Love the bike. -Lake Calhoun

Wish I had the shoes in frame, they were classic. But I really like the demin bermuda cut shorts, and the gingham check knit shirt. -Uptown

Saturday, June 16, 2012

The Start of Something New

WOW. Its been a long time since I've lookbooked or blogged. But I've been feeling an itch that I just can't scratch. Mostly from readying GQ every day and surfing my favorite blogs. I decided I'll buy a camera and try this out myself. Stay posted ;)

Northeast Downtown Minneapolis, MN