About Me

20151006_smjChicago born and raised,  photographer and global adventurer, started capturing images as an 8-yo on 620 film.  Managed a local photo studio at age 16, with a keen interest in all aspects of photography, honed his skills on film by learning to take photos under any conditions of light or subject matter.  Currently working in studio, and on location.  Most recent work encompasses opportunities and regular contributions in travel, transportation, music, movie/TV production, and media outlets including published work in the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Reader, Chicago Music Guide, ABC Good Morning America, FOX Chicago, Guitar Player, Business and Commercial Aviation, AIN, MIX, Keyboard magazine, and many others.