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One Eyeland Black & White awards

I received both Silver and Bronze in the Sports category in One Eyeland's Black and White awards.   I ranked #5 in the US - that's pretty cool.     The winning images were from my Ballet work En Pointe.   Check…

Seeing Blindness

Seeing Blindness - a photographic project [more images] The opening exhibit of Seeing Blindness happened this week at an event for Genentech in San Diego.       This started when I met a blind man.  He was…

Symposium at Brown

Artists and Scientists as Partners invited me to partake in a symposium last month entitled Beauty in the Space of Medicine and Art.  "By considering beauty beyond our visual, auditory, and tactile senses, we discovered a deeper universal…
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fun in Moab

For the 4th year in a row, we headed off to Moab to shoot fitness and fashion with Title Nine -- shooting Fall amongst the red rocks and aspens.   SaveSave
Young woman trail running in the Oakland hills by San Francisco Advertising photographer Robert Houser
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always testing something

At least twice a month we set up test shoots to work with new lighting, new cameras, new models or even new locations.  Last week we were using the new Canon 5D Mark IV with some lenses that had just be re-aligned by Canon for a fitness…
Fitness photograph of African American boxer outdoors

laughing boxers

I've often wondered about advertising or editorial images that show no connection -- it's often like the model is simply there to wear the clothes, or the subject is meant to be a cold statue. Sure a shoot may start off distant between the…
Yoga headstand composite
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Yoga

I started making this animated gif by assembling these shots as layers in Photoshop, and then I preferred the image with all the layers turned on.  
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Behind the Scenes on a Title Nine shoot

We put together a couple videos this week from some BTS moments on some recent Title Nine sports bra shoots  
Portrait of a man with morquio syndrome
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annual trip to Louisiana

The theme for Rare Disease Day a few days ago (feb 29) was: Join us in making the voice of rare diseases heard. In honor of that I wanted to post a few images from a project I started years ago.  The story is of my friend Nick,…
Fitness photograph by San Francisco advertising photographer Robert Houser

Dailey Method studio images

These just cropped onto the Dailey Method website and I was reminded how cool and clean this studio looked as a location to shoot fitness images.