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Best of 2017

20171231

2017 was pretty great.

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Katie's Candies

20170924

Candy is as much fun to photograph as it is to eat. My sister, Katie, opened a candy shop in Oakwood (Dayton). So, now whenever I need a little sugar rush and she needs some marketing photos made, we both win. The candy is colorful and glossy and once you get that whole "don't play with your food" thing out of the way it's a blast.

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Catching Up

20170914

I'm hoping that these posts will become more regular in the very near future. I've had quite a bit going on and haven't had the time that I usually have to put towards this interaction. I've been settling into my new full time gig - it has been a great change, but a slightly different pace than I'm used to.

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Blue Jackets Development Camp, Part 2

20170712

I've had quite a bit going on lately - new full time gig, maintaining freelance work, and new friends to shoot with for personal work. It has been great but when stuff starts piling up, sometimes you just have to pick and choose what you need to focus on.

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Blue Jackets Development Camp, Part 1

20170706

This was the second year I was able to make it to the Blue Jackets Development Camp. My little project, where I decided to shoot some hockey on black and white film, really kicked off for me at last year's camp.

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Photographing Friends

20170419


When I get the chance, I always jump on the opportunity to photograph friends. Whether it is to document our relationship or a specific event or time, they are always the photos that I come back to the most. When you're having a conversation with someone and sharing a personal moment, it just creates the best atmosphere to show who that person is.

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