My Toy Photos that Didn’t Fool the World

“Never have I found the limits of the photographic potential. Every horizon, upon being reached, reveals another beckoning in the distance. Always, I am on the threshold.” -W. Eugene Smith So I’ve been writing all these post about toy photos that fooled the world and I had a thought, what if I made some ofContinue reading “My Toy Photos that Didn’t Fool the World”

Small Scale Documentaries & Reality Shows You Should Watch

Miniature and toy documentaries and reality shows you should definitely check out, listed by streaming service. Vimeo 1. A Pathway of Crumbs “the life and work of Kristin Baybars, a central figure within the toy-making community since the 1960s.” 2. Dollhouse A house of dolls and their dollmaker.

The Photos I’ve Made (so far) In These Weird Times.

Disclaimer: Your worth is not based on how productive you are now or ever. I’ve watched more netflix than anything else outside of work and if you’ve done the same that’s okay. I’m glad I’m starting to settle into my routine and make things again and this post is only to talk about that process.Continue reading “The Photos I’ve Made (so far) In These Weird Times.”

The world is ending, or maybe it’s not. 

I just got married 5 days ago. A couple people asked if the wedding was still on. We’d been planning it for a year and 2 months, paid all the vendors, arranged everything. Of course it was still on. It was definitely a gathering of more than 10 people and we all sat next toContinue reading “The world is ending, or maybe it’s not. “

A Personal Connection to a Toy

On the heels of my ‘Own What You Do‘ post, it only seems appropriate to talk about my bonds formed with photo props (in this case toys). Each of my pieces is in some way a self portrait, feelings vomited onto the page (or maybe the camera sensor, the miniature scene, however you want toContinue reading “A Personal Connection to a Toy”

Miniature Photography from David Levinthal’s Diorama

As you may well know, my sister and I went to the opening of the David Levinthal exhibit at the Smithsonian in DC. A very cool feature of that exhibit, is that one of David Levinthal’s dioramas is on display. To my understanding, Levinthal commissions custom pieces for him to then assemble to the needsContinue reading “Miniature Photography from David Levinthal’s Diorama”

Monochrome | Polychrome the book is here!

I published an art book of my Monochrome | Polychrome series! A book filled with miniature diorama photography, but it’s so much more than that. A self portrait, a found identity, a tailored self. This book is the culmination of over a years worth of photos, planning, painting and soul searching, presented here as myContinue reading “Monochrome | Polychrome the book is here!”