Today I'm very excited to share some insight into the fabulous artist, Austin Anderson. I became familiar with his work, and got to know him online and then later had the opportunity to meet him in person! He creates beautiful images and tells very compelling stories along with them. Read his interview here, soak in... Continue Reading →
May the 4th Be With You
Happy Star Wars Day! Here's a selection of pretty much all the Star Wars images I've ever taken. I have porgs, Grogu and lots of droids that may make it in front of my camera some day.
Le Petit Prince in Toy Photographs
I recently attended the first ever virtual Toy Photographer's Meet up. 3 days of presenters, discussions and activities with other photographers from all over the world, who use toys for their narratives. For one project, teams worked on images collaboratively for an assigned theme. I was teamed up with Teddi Deppner (@teddi_toyworld) and Matthew Wyjad... Continue Reading →
The Toy World is Going Sustainable
Our World and Plastic "If current trends in plastic production and waste management continue, the plastic debris housed in landfills and natural environments — currently 4.9 billion metric tons — will more than double by 2050" - PBS News Hour Much of the plastic we use in our daily lives is not degradable and therefore... Continue Reading →
Can I use trademarked toys in my photos?
The larger issue with photos of trademarked toys comes with selling your photos of them. Once you are making money from another brand’s trademark, they may take issue.