Los Angeles Magazine

Early one morning, a crowd of people makes its way onto Bombay Beach for a sunrise performance by Iranian-born opera singer, Ariana Vafadari. Set against the post-apocalyptic landscape, Vafadari’s performance before a bleary-eyed audience is the sort of otherworldly moment the Bombay Beach Biennale has become known for.


Though its pews were packed, the courtroom was silent as a sanctuary. Most onlookers who filed into Pierce County Superior Court in Tacoma, Washington, on January 25, 2013, were residents of nearby Gig Harbor, a community shaken by a shocking crime, here for the final act: the sentencing.

The Accidental Paleo

The Accidental Paleo takes a carnivore’s approach to plant based eating. By being mindful of textures, layers of flavor, colors and nutrition in every concoction, the recipes in this book are designed to satisfy every palate, whether they prefer their meals with or without meat. I was engaged to style and shoot all still photographs for…

Intrepid Travel

I was commissioned by adventure travel company, Intrepid Travel to accompany them on various trips and capture authentic moments on location. Images captured have been used for Intrepid Travel’s marketing materials, social media channels and blog, where I have also contributed written articles to. Countries visited with Intrepid Travel include: Chile, Argentina, Israel/Palestine, Turkey, Guatemala,…

Pacific Standard

The ceremony began before 7 a.m. at the spirit house, built near the base of a massive shade tree. Jo Daw, 52, rubbed two grooved pieces of bamboo together to ignite coconut-husk kindling for a cook fire.