Preserve CONFIDENCE

Class of 2019 Senior Sessions Now Open! If you are looking to deviate from the ordinary studio-based photo sessions and really want to have your son or daughter shine in a unique setting, contact me today.  We can discuss location options which are geared specifically to your Senior and will make them feel right at […]

Preserve PASSION

Class of 2019 Senior Sessions Now Open! If you are looking to deviate from the ordinary studio-based photo sessions and really want to have your son or daughter shine in a unique setting, contact me today.  We can discuss location options which are geared specifically to your Senior and will make them feel right at home.  Whether […]

Preserve BEAUTY

Class of 2019 Senior Sessions Now Open! If you are looking to deviate from the ordinary studio-based photo sessions and really want to have your son or daughter shine in a unique setting, contact me today.  We can discuss location options which are geared specifically to your Senior and will make them feel right at home.  Whether […]

Preserve LOVE

Class of 2019 Senior Sessions Now Open! If you are looking to deviate from the ordinary studio-based photo sessions and really want to have your son or daughter shine in a unique setting, contact me today.  We can discuss location options which are geared specifically to your Senior and will make them feel right at […]

The Brody Session

Not all of us are extroverts by nature, and oftentimes struggle with social settings.  Sometimes all it takes is a young man with his guitar to bring out his true self.  That explains the core of The Brody Session, shot in some iconic Detroit locations, celebrating what is held near and dear to their hearts: […]

Damned X

1o years have passed since the beginning of this Damned journey at the Tangent Gallery in Detroit.  I have attended almost every year and to this day, and it remains my favorite event to attend during the year. As a bonus for this year, a piece I had created called ‘Let It Out’ was selected […]

Thunderdome – Detroit Style

Fury Road to Thunderdome / Dropzone Cosplay Event Tangent Gallery and Hastings Street Ballroom, Detroit, MI Would you survive in a post-apocalyptic world?  Will you be a Leader or a Follower?  You’ll never know until you step into the Thunderdome and match wits and muscle against your opponent. This is Fury Road to Thunderdome, the almost-annual […]

Detroit Grand Cabaret Debut Revue

www.detroitgrandcabaret.com What a GREAT inaugural performance by the Detroit Grand Cabaret troupe! Congratulations to everyone! Your confidence on stage exuded class and grace, punctuated with pure sexuality.  From a photographers standpoint, this was truly a challenge because of lighting.  But, I think I have captured the true essence of each performance in the fluid lines of each […]

A Mothers Addiction Journey Branding Project

Graphic Design Project: A Mothers Addiction Journey Branding Client: Katie Donovan Services include: Free Substance abuse treatment placement with trusted resources across the US that have been personally vetted Family Recovery Coaching Sober Coaching Interventions Court Assessments Sober Escort Company Tagline: “Recover. Together.”   It’s a family disease and we must work together to heal. […]

Mr. Circus

  “Let’s shoot a new series of Satori portraits, Brett, different from our typical shoots.  I don’t want to pose, or be acting.  I was to be… serious. Any ideas for locations?” – Russ Taylor   “John King Used Books.  Period.” – Me   Let the fun begin… Because this was a different approach to […]

In An Electronic State-of-Mind

In An Electronic State-of-Mind Memorial Day Weekend always equates to a weekend of global electronic music centered in Hart Plaza, Detroit, whether it’s called the DEMF Detroit’s Electronic Music Festival, FUSE-In, or Movement Electronic Music Festival, one thing always remained constant: it is a phenominal weekend filled with music, people of all types, and is […]

Getting my Depeche Mode Fix

Strangelove-The Depeche Mode Experience To call Strangelove a cover band would completely diminish their skill and on-stage performance.  They are much more than that, in so much as I completely forgot that I was watching someone else singing a majority of my favorite songs from the last few decades.  Being at the front of the stage […]

Senior Sessions on the Horizon…

With the days getting longer and the weather getting warmer, my Senior Photo Sessions will be opening up for scheduling very soon.  Keep an eye out for my posts.  In the meantime, here are the answers to your most FAQ regarding my sessions: Senior Session FAQ 2017 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

The Darkness | A Portrait

Inspired by wet plate collodion photography, I tried to emulate the same look without too much post-processing work, focusing on in-camera manipulation.  I like the results, but can see making some changes with lighting and depth-of-field and focus. What do you think?  Input appreciated. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

In a Heartbeat

17 years. In the span of a heartbeat. Filled with memories, hope & aspirations, and most importantly, Love, that will never fade. Happy Birthday, Son. Cheers to your past and cheers to the adventures that await… I love you. Dad. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Theatre Bizarre 2016

An event not to be missed, and once experienced, you will truly understand why it is hailed as The Greatest Masquerade on Earth. Ive been attending this visually stunning party since the days when it was held in the backyards of Detroit.  While those days were an awe-inspiring experience, the move to Detroit’s Masonic Temple […]

Senior Photo Session FAQ

There have been quite a few consistent questions about how I manage shooting Senior Photos for my clients. In hopes of answering some, I will post them here for you. Q: How much do you charge? A: I am offering 2 packages this season: Package 1: $400.00 3 Hours 3 Locations max. (Add’l travel expenses […]

Image is (Almost) Everything – Corporate Headshots

If you are in need of updated Corporate headshots for your Company, for use on social media such as LinkedIn, Facebook, etc., contact me.  I tend to stay away from old school backdrop and flash set-ups, and prefer a more natural light utilizing your office surroundings and architecture. Depending on the number of people involved with needing […]