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  1. Engagement session with Megan and Joseph in the Pioneer Valley

    04 Oct 2021

    I had a wonderful time with my soon to be wedding clients, Megan and Joseph, on a little engagement shoot out here in the Pioneer Valley today. They were good enough to come out from north central Massachusetts to my neck of the woods, and we had a fine afternoon…


  2. From the vault: Lockdown portraits at the VCP, Spring 2020

    10 Sep 2021

    Some portraits of Josh, Ethan, and Nate, and Rose photographed on film and digital at the VCP during the lockdown last year. 


  3. Portrait session with Mike Edison

    03 Aug 2021

    I had the immense  pleasure to photograph author, musician, and raconteur  Mike Edison on location at his home in the pussy-Catskills last week. Mike and his über-talented wife Christine have settled in Sullivan Cty., NY after a lifetime in NYC, and were kind enough to let me come down and…


  4. Maternity session at Blackstone Gorge

    31 May 2021

    I had the pleasure of photographing Whitney and Brandon at the Blackstone Gorge outside Blackstone, Mass. They are expecting their first child in a few months, and while I don’t do many of these jobs, when I do, I like to shoot medium format film. I think everything looks better…


  5. Portrait session with Larry in Wentworth, NH.

    09 May 2021

    I had a great session with Larry in Wentworth, NH. Images shot on film and digital, and used for his social media accounts. More of my portrait work can be seen here.


  6. Portrait session(s) with Dave the mechanic, over the years

    11 Mar 2021

    A collection of images of David Rondina of David’s Auto in Leeds, Massachusetts. David is an excellent and honest mechanic, and an accommodating subject as well. Whenever I’m trying out something new, I always experiment on David. Some more portraits can be seen here.


  7. Portrait session with Mark Schwaber, pt2

    09 Mar 2021

    Another session with Greenfield based musician Mark Schwaber. Images shot on film and digital.  Photographed once again in Greenfield, Mass. To see my first session with Mark, go here.


  8. From the vault: Amelia is born 6 years ago

    08 Mar 2021

    A bunch of photos shot on film on the day our daughter was born.


  9. Portrait session with Bill McKibben

    18 Feb 2021

    I had the distinct pleasure of photographing the author, educator, and environmentalist Bill McKibben at the Rikert Nordic Center in Ripton, Vermont. I’ve been a huge fan of Mr. McKibben since reading ‘Long Distance’, his memoir on a year of dedicated Cross Country Skiing, and have subsequently read…


  10. Portrait session with Stephen Katz (and family.)

    15 Jan 2021

    I met up with Stephen Katz while on a walk with our dog Violet. He lives in a way-cool house just off the trail where I like to go on walks, and I knew only super interesting people could possibly live there. Turns out I was right. Stephen is a…


  11. Impromptu portrait session with Chuck at the bridge

    07 Jan 2021

    I met Chuck while out photographing the wintery terrain in and around the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts. He was doing a mid-winter ride in full cold weather gear, and he just looked too cool not to photograph Shot on 35mm film at the Bardwell’s Ferry Bridge in Shelburne Falls,…


  12. The Pioneer Valley in mid-winter

    03 Jan 2021

    Photos from a day traveling in western Massachusetts, in and around Montague, Leverett, Williamsburg, Conway, and Shelburne. More shots like this can be seen here.  Images shot on 35mm film and digital.


  13. From the vault: Miriam Lango, on film.

    02 Jan 2021

    From the vault, circa late 2013.  Here are some outtakes shot on film of my friend and surgeon, Dr. Miriam Lango. I was diagnosed with HPV-positive Head and Neck cancer in October 2012, and was successfully treated by Dr. Lango and the team at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia,…


  14. Portrait session with Mark Synnott, Jackson, NH.

    21 Nov 2020

    I had the great pleasure of photographing the legendary Mark Synnott at his home in Jackson, NH. I had been trying to arrange a shoot with Mark for a long time, and while he was extremely receptive he is also extraordinarily busy! It all worked out as I was able…


  15. Portrait session with Thom Pollard, pt2

    20 Nov 2020

    It’s always wonderful to hang out with the great Thom Pollard. And he remains one of my favorite subjects of all time. Thom is  an award-winning Director of Photography and Filmmaker who has filmed from Easter Island to the summit of Mount Everest and everything in between. His films and…


  16. Portrait session with the mighty Ted King.

    16 Nov 2020

    After a few months of emails, I finally got the opportunity to photograph the great and mighty Ted King,  former World Tour  cyclist who last rode for the Cannondale-Garmin before retiring from  road racing in 2015 and taking up gravel racing (where he frequently dominates at the largest events.) Ted…


  17. Portrait session with Annie

    22 Oct 2020

    Shots from a recent portrait session with Annie D. in downtown Northampton. Shot on film and digital. To see more of my portrait work go here and here.


  18. Impromptu portrait session with Freddy from Sewell NJ.

    20 Sep 2020

    Freddy lives across the street from my parents in South Jersey. He just bought a way-cool RV, and just looked too bad-ass not to photograph. Shot on film and digital.


  19. Portrait session with Matthew Thornton

    20 Aug 2020

    From the (recent) vault: (November of 2019) I caught Matthew Thornton one night last year at an open mic at Luthier’s Co-op in Easthampton, Massachusetts. To say Matthew is an exception to the open mic rule would be a vast understatement. A multi-instrumentalist with influences that belie his age, his…


  20. Portrait session with Mark Schwaber

    13 Jul 2020

    From the (recent) vault I caught Mark Schwaber at Luthier’s Co-op in Easthampton and knew I wanted to photograph him. He is a terrific musician with  a long history, a very interesting back-story and a great look. All key ingredients to pique my interest for a shoot. Mark liked the…


  21. Daughter Series: Amelia on the river pt2

    06 Jul 2020

    As in the previous post (Daughter Series: Amelia on the river pt.1) One of the few upsides of the long lockdown has been the added time I’ve been able to spend with my wife and daughter. With everything closed, our options were limited to the natural world that surrounds us.…


  22. Daughter Series: Amelia on the river pt1

    05 Jul 2020

    One of the few upsides of the long lockdown has been the added time I’ve been able to spend with my wife and daughter. With everything closed, our options were limited to the natural world that surrounds us. We are fortunate that  western Massachusetts has an abundance of natural beauty…


  23. Portrait session with author Vincent Panella

    20 Jun 2020

    I was contacted by author Vincent Panella to create some portraits for his book ‘Sicilian Dreams’. Vincent lives in southern Vermont and contacted Josh Farr at the VCP to find someone suitable to take some portraits. Josh was good enough to pass along my info, and Vincent and I hit…


  24. Portrait session: Dessa at the City Winery in Boston

    15 Jun 2020

    From the (recent) Vault (November 23rd, 2019.) I first learned of Dessa while driving home one night sometime in the winter of 2018. She was giving an interview for her newly released memoir My Own Devices , and I found myself fully engrossed with the conversation; her wit, insight and…


  25. Lomo LC-A Series: Strutting in Surry, NH

    29 Mar 2020

    From the vault (Spring, 2017.) Lomo LC-A Series: Strutting in Surry, NH. I love this confident photo of my daughter strutting her stuff en route to some new adventure. Shot on one of my favorite film cameras, the Lomo LC-A.


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