ArtChick’s Blog

Actor headshot for Randall Gort

Actor Headshot for Randall Gort The whole point of a portrait, for me, is to understand that person. To collaborate with their mind, meeting mine, and then photographing them. I like to think of myself as a painter, making a portrait through the spirit of the...

Movement Detroit Festival Photos

Movement Detroit Festival Photos Detroit – Movement, one of America’s best-curated electronic music festivals, filled the Motor City’s Hart Plaza on May 26-28, 2018 with more than 30,000 fans each day to see nearly 100 acts. Produced by Paxahau, Movement will present...

West Coast Weekender – San Diego

West Coast Weekender 2018 West Coast Weekender will present its third annual, electronic music conference and festival in San Diego, California From Thursday May 3 – Sunday May 6, The event truly pays homage to the American westside’s rich underground dance music...

Piano Player in Newark International Airport

Piano Player in Newark International Airport I arrived to Newark International Airport early for my flight to San Diego for a work assignment and I heard this talented piano player in the distance playing at CBGB's venue.  Her name is Nicky Costabile - singer / ...

Adobe Creative Jam in Philadelphia

Adobe Creative Jam in Philadelphia What an honor to be hired by Adobe to document their Creative Jam event in Philadelphia at the Fridge Arts on March 14, 2018. I met many like minded business artist at this event too. It's so hard to find business artist in this...

Frozen – Every parent’s worst nightmare

Frozen - Every parent's worst nightmare For the past few years, each year in March, I receive a request to document stills of a performance play at Walnut Theatre here in Philadelphia. Flash is not an option for documentation, so I have to work within the confines of...

Above & Beyond Tour in Detroit

Above & Beyond Tour in Detroit I adore live music and the challenges that I face outside the studio realm. You have little control over the situation and in order to capture the moments all around you, you must adapt quickly on your feet. The challenge for this...

Street Fashion Photography in San Diego

Street Fashion Photography in San Diego Here in San Diego for DJ Times Magazine's America's Best DJ 2017 DJ Jauz.  I was staying at the Kimpton Hotels and this gentleman walked by me and I commented on his mustache... "Well done! That's takes a lot of work to do! " I...

Dating Profile Photography

Dating Profile Photography   Yes folks people hire me for their dating profiles.  To many this is a shock, but for others in the industry of match making this is critical first step to boosting ones confidence and potential to finding the right mate.  I have several...