style peek is my latest project. i am honored to have my dear friend deise featured on the first edition of the series. 1. What are your favorite places to shop? Consignment stores, Loehmann’s, Zara, Nordstrom. 2. Are you a … Continue reading
erin and mike have that all american good looking family.
their wedding happened 50 years ago in pre-fidel cuba. their anniversary was one of the most romantic and sweet events i’ve ever had the pleasure to register. the fact that they are the parents of one of my best friends … Continue reading
pacific northwest beauty. pub crawling day and night.
i have always found beauty in nature. lately it has moved me enough to actually shoot it.
a dear friend sent me the text below. there is a great joy that comes from feeling understood. “You should date an illiterate girl. Date a girl who doesn’t read. Find her in the weary squalor of a Midwestern bar. … Continue reading
and like a fool, i, once again, checked in my rolls of film :/ cheers to grainy images.
i met allison at work when she had just arrived in south florida from seattle. this poor white girl felt so out of place in hispanic country so i extended my brazilian warmth to make her feel welcome (and show … Continue reading
my friend allison’s grandfather discovered amarillo hops and patented the variety a while back. luckily, it was harvest season when i visited her last month and i got a full tour of the farm and the procedure, from harvest to … Continue reading
washington state music festival + being friends with people from the band + camping + beer = amazing time for more information on the band not amy visit their fb page. you can also watch chad bault’s intimate performance for … Continue reading
british columbia has been on my to go list for quite some time. i spent three days traveling alone between alaska and seattle. the train ride vancouver-seattle is something i will not soon forget.
i spent 8 days in juneau last month for a work project. it’s hard to put into words the feeling i get when i’m surrounded by nature. alaska is nature on steroids. i can’t say much more other than it took … Continue reading
i am still startled by extreme social differences in american cities. in any given metropolis, a couple of blocks can mean polar opposite socioeconomic status and a very different urban landscape. growing up in brazil, i was used to seeing … Continue reading
“On bended knee is no way to be free Lifting up an empty cup, I ask silently All my destinations will accept the one that’s me So I can breathe… Circles they grow and they swallow people whole Half their … Continue reading
i love my job. most importantly, i love the company i work for and the people i work with. working in marketing allows me to foster my creativity and think outside the box (i’ve never been one to stay inside … Continue reading
i frequently get contacted by engaged couples wanting to see my past work. i shot weddings professionally full time for three years but since i updated my blog most of that work is not readily available. for those interested, here … Continue reading