Olivia Simons – Spring Fairytale.

After how much fun it was putting together the Winter Fairy Tale, it made perfect sense to continue the theme. I knew I wanted vibrant colors, lush flowers, lots of greenery, and a sense of warmth. For the model I reached out to Olivia Simons, partly because of her pink hair, but also because I had seen her work modeling for other photographers. Only it turned out she had recently dyed her hair silver, and was planning to keep it that way until graduation. I found the perfect dress on Free People, but all the reviews warned that even though …

Claire Morales & Rachel Gollay – “Suzanne”.

Claire Morales is one of the most talented and hard working singer / songwriters in Denton, TX. Last year she released her first full length album, Amaranthine, a surprise Halloween album with Daniel Markham called Harmony in Hell, and began a covers project by collaborating with some of the best musicians in the Metroplex. We first started working together by making a music video for her first cover in the project, “Strange” by Patsy Cline, as performed with Jena Pyle from Sundae Crush. Her second cover was “Summer Wine” by Nancy Sinatra Lee Hazelwood, as performed with Dalton Kane from …

Joseffa Trip – Winter Fairytale.

Joseffa Trip is one of my favorite models / actresses, and she is always a delight to work with. When I asked her if there was any sort of photoshoot she’d like to do, she said she wanted to be in a fairytale. Once we figured out exactly how we wanted it to look like, we ran into a couple of problems: 1) long, beautiful, flowing fairytale dresses are actually much harder to find than I would have guessed, and 2) it being the middle of winter, there wasn’t a forest around with any sort of green leaves. After weeks …