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Rob & Jessica, Wedding Day & reception at Garden Park

The last wedding of my summer was as beautiful as any. A day starting at the Salt Lake Temple, then a ring ceremony and reception at historic Garden Park Ward. Temperatures were perfect (though direct sunlight made it a bit warm during the day) and there was even soft-serve ice cream! Rob & Jessica were


Imagine Dragons w/ The Vibrant Sound @ Rooftop Concert Series

Each concert I shoot presents new challenges. It seems that each venue I photograph there are always ugly, new problems that give a photographer headaches. Whether it’s a really busy background full of distracting elements, strong colored spotlights that make the artist look ill, or 30-foot tall lamp posts blocking every shot and a bi-level


Timelapse of sunset over Salt Lake from Block U

So I’m in the middle of working on a timelapse project: documenting “a day in the life of SLC,” with the final scene being a sunset over Salt Lake. This was just a practice round, but it could potentially be a winner in the end. So here’s a sneak peak of some things to come…


Astro-timelapse, Bonneville Salt Flats

Awhile back I started getting into timelapse stuff and made a couple trips out to the Salt Flats to experiment. Each adventure was more successful than the last. Then, Astronomy Week at Bryce Canyon came, preceding the final NASA shuttle launch, and then the final frontier was on everyones minds. So, my former boss at


Sunrise bridals w/ Rob & Jessica

One of my favorite bridal shoots ever! Lots of Diet Coke, a gorgeous sunrise, and the perfect temperature to shoot in. Despite the too-early morning (I am NOT a morning person, by any stretch of the imagination), it was such an awesome session. Had a little help from a fellow photo enthusiast Sigrid Larsen and

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