The Blog: Real Raw Moments

  1. Blogger: Tessa to a T

    19 Nov 2016
    Now let me introduce you to another one of the bloggers I work with regularly: Tessa or better known as Tessa to a T. She is awesome! I absolutely love every single shoot with her. From exploring to running into random hot dudes in the gym to laughing our heads…

  2. Blogger: Tessa Salazar

    18 Nov 2016
    Here are a few more recent photos with Tessa to a T! She’s such a blast. I’m also happy to announce we’ll be heading to NYC together December 5-15! 

  3. Blogger: Karah

    14 Nov 2016
    Let me introduce to you Karah, one of the bloggers I regularly work with. She is a blast! Craziest thing is we met 10 years ago and then got reconnected when she was looking for a photographer for her blog. I love working with her because she is super sweet…

  4. Late Night Revival

    13 Nov 2016
    Riverside band Late Night Revival are a killer group of dudes! I was stoked when Neil emailed me about setting up a shoot. Max had suggested me, which was so awesome! Word of mouth is the greatest marketing tool! I’m looking forward to working with them again next month! Enjoy these…

  5. Georgia + Gil // Two Management

    06 Nov 2016
    These two are GORGEOUS! Venice made the perfect backdrop for a shoot with these two. I’ll let the photos do the talking. Enjoy! 

  6. Bellgray

    02 Nov 2016
    AH such a blast working with Bellgray while they were in town. We wandered around downtown LA and Bel Air. Enjoy! 

  7. Blogger: Jeff Young

    05 Oct 2016
    Meet Jeff Young! Not one of my regular bloggers, but an awesome dude all around. We did a test shoot last summer and since then he’s gotten more and more into blogging. It’s cool to see your friends succeed. I needed to shoot some product for Treehut.co and he was…

  8. Braeden // Soul Artist Management

    03 Oct 2016
    I had the pleasure of working with the handsome Braeden Wright of Soul while I was in New York. We met up at one of my favorite coffeeshops in Soho, Ground Support. We grabbed some tea and chatted for at least 30 minutes before starting to actually shoot. It was…

  9. Eric Rutherford // Q Models

    26 Sep 2016
    It is always a pleasure catching up with Eric Rutherford, especially when we are both in New York! We met at Westville for lunch (my favorite spot!) and after we ate I mentioned I wanted to take a photo for Instagram. We wound up doing a mini shoot right there…

  10. Bryce // Dragonfly Dallas

    21 Sep 2016
    Bryce of Dragonfly Dallas drove all the way from Houston just to shoot with me and Sally Atkinson! Talk about a rad dude who is so humble, kind and all American. I had a blast working with him and then getting tacos after - obviously!! Enjoy the shots! 

  11. Patrick // Ford Models Chicago

    31 Aug 2016
    Patrick is the coolest! I loved running around Lincoln Park with him. He’s a killer model and an all around awesome human being. He had me cracking up the entire day and we wound up spending at least half of the day together. Layanna also killed it on grooming.  

  12. LBY

    23 Aug 2016
    I was beyond stoked when Paul contacted me about band promos. We met up for coffee at Starbucks to chat about ideas and then a few days later, we all met in LA. It only made sense to wander around the Arts District. Make sure to check them out on…

  13. Josh Cuthbert // Two Management

    17 Aug 2016
    Boy bands mean lots and lots of groupies! Hanging with Josh Cuthbert took me back to my Warped Tour days and the day I photographed Diego – talk about the groupies!! It’s so fun. Josh was a blast to work with. 

  14. Headshots: Krystal

    09 Aug 2016
    Krystal recently contacted me about headshots. She didn’t want “basic white backdrop” headshots. She wanted something different; something that shows who she is. We met up at a park in Orange County and got some great photos! Enjoy! 

  15. Cameron Davis

    01 Aug 2016
    I had a blast catching up with Cameron. We wandered around the arts district and shot some cool looks, grabbed coffee and caught up. Talk about a solid day!! Enjoy the photos! 

  16. Annette // Modelogic Chicago

    25 Jul 2016
    I absolutely loved working with Annette of Modelogic. A major shoutout to Louie Abellera for setting this shoot up when it seemed like everyone else in Chicago was bailing on me. 

  17. Ema // Vision Los Angeles

    20 Jul 2016
    Ema is so badass!! This was the coolest, most artsy shoot yet. She makes everything look so so cool – just wait, you’ll see. From shadows to wearing a leather jacket as a dress, she was AWESOME. Check out the sweet photos!! 

  18. Anna

    15 Jul 2016
    I had the pleasure of working with Anna again while I was in New York! We wandered around Midtown a bit and got some great photos! 

  19. Surf & Sand Laguna Yoga Retreat

    12 Jul 2016
    What a pleasure to photograph this awesome yoga retreat at Surf and Sand in Laguna Beach. My friend Blake’s boss was looking for a photographer to cover the event last minute, so Blake threw my name in the hat. I was beyond stoked to work with his boss and the…

  20. Kristian // Boston Blogger

    08 Jul 2016
    Kristian and I first met in New York last summer, so I was beyond stoked to reconnect with him while I was in Boston. We shot some stuff for his blog. Enjoy! 

  21. All American

    05 Jul 2016
    Model: Christina of Wunder Management Photographer: Kara NixonStyling: combined efforts of both Christina & Kara

  22. Orri // Two Management

    29 Jun 2016
    It was a blast exploring Glendale with Orri. He had me cracking up the entire time! I’ll let the photos do the talking. Enjoy! 

  23. Beach Bums // Vision LA

    22 Jun 2016
    Who wouldn’t be a beach bum when the weather is this nice? Jena and Kathleen joined me for a beach day. We had too much fun playing in the sand. Thanks to Nicole Lorraine for doing makeup! Enjoy the series. 

  24. David // Vision LA

    21 Jun 2016
    It’s always a blast hanging out with David Bywater. I was stoked to get to work with him in California while we were both in town. We swung by the new Vision LA office and then explored Culver City. Enjoy! 

  25. Downtown Wanderers

    17 Jun 2016
    A series I created with models Matt Booher + Charles Griffin II of MDM in Downtown LA. We spent the day wandering downtown LA, specifically the arts district. Enjoy!  

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