1 Minute and 52 Seconds with Jon Schiereck Apr23

1 Minute and 52 Seco...

Photographing SuperBike Racers (and crews) Jon Schiereck: race bike technician   While in Braselton, GA. at Road Atlanta race track, I had some down time during my shoots with AMA Pro Rider, Huntley Nash, to capture some classic and iconic portraits inside the pit of different men. Some...

3 Minutes and 57 Seconds with Kenny Bolieiro Apr23

3 Minutes and 57 Sec...

Photographing SuperBike Racers (and crews) Kenny Bolieiro: CCS rider   Jon’s good friend, Kenny Bolieiro, was at Road Atlanta the weekend I went to Georgia to photograph AMA Pro Rider, Huntley Nash of LTD Racing, and it was a blast to hang out with him and his son, Kenny Jr. all...

1 Minute and 31 Seconds with Kenny Jr Apr23

1 Minute and 31 Seco...

Photographing SuperBike Racers (and crews) Kenny Jr., son and crew member     Earlier this month I went to Georgia to photograph AMA Pro Rider, Huntley Nash of LTD Racing at, and on, the race track at Road Atlanta in the small town of Braselton. The evening before the environmental...

7 Minutes and 37 Seconds with Huntley Nash Apr15

7 Minutes and 37 Sec...

Photographing AMA Pro Superbike Racers Huntley Nash: Feature #3   As with any superbike before it’s debut race, testing the custom Ducati 1199 Panigale built by race bike technician Jon Schiereck at Road Atlanta in Braselton, GA., gave AMA Pro Rider, Huntley Nash of LTD...

11 Minutes and 52 Seconds with Huntley Nash Apr14

11 Minutes and 52 Seconds with Huntley Nash

Photographing AMA Pro Superbike Racers Huntley Nash: Feature #2   Getting up before dawn has never been a strong virtue of mine, yet any time I have a shoot, I’m up and out the door with coffee in hand. Such was the morning I wanted to photograph AMA Pro Rider, Huntley Nash, of LTD Racing at Road Atlanta in Braselton, GA. for a iconic environmental portrait at sunrise. Armed with a couple Think Tank Photo cases full of cameras, lenses, lights, umbrellas, softboxes, and lots of backup equipment, I drove with a couple of friends to the track to meet Huntley with his custom Ducati 1199 Panigale. We ran the gear onto the track and I...

2 Hours and 42 Minutes with Huntley Nash Apr14

2 Hours and 42 Minut...

Photographing AMA Pro Superbike Racers Huntley Nash: Feature #1   To be honest, I didn’t know how to start this post, but then I just started thinking about how it all began a couple years ago…. When Jon and I first met in Seattle, he was working at Ducati Seattle and we...

Photography Workshop Giveaway with Photo Workshops Miami 2015 Apr14

Photography Workshop...

Photography Workshop Giveaway with Photo Workshops Miami 2015   From NOW through April 21st, 2015 at 12:00am, you’ll have the chance to enter to win one of three grand prizes from Photo Workshops Miami! WHAT THE WINNERS GET. Grand Prize: One ticket to Photo Workshops Miami All-Day...

America: Roger in Georgia Apr08

America: Roger in Ge...

“Telling America’s stories my way from the highway.” Sunday, April 5, 2015 Introducing you to Roger, a jovial, big-spirited man who has a knack for telling jokes to strangers while waiting in line at a small gas station in Braselton, GA.   As I was paying for my bag of...

2 Hours and 33 Minutes with Tim Brando

2 Hours and 33 Minutes with Tim Brando Photographing American sportcaster, Tim Brando, for Private Clubs Magazine.   A few months ago I had the privilege of photographing sports broadcaster Tim Brando of FOX Sports for Private Clubs Magazine, a luxury lifestyle and travel magazine from ClubCorp. Tim has been a member of the magazine since 1989 and was to be featured in the high profile “People” section of the publication in print and online, with an interview by Paula Felps. It was my first time shooting for the magazine, and Ron Thomas, their Associate Design Director, was fantastic to work with.  He gave me a thorough run...

Interviewed: Brainia...

Interviewed: Brainiak FM with Justin Seeley Interviewed is a weekly show where Justin Seeley interviews some of the most amazing and creative people from the world of web design, business, photography, and more.   Was ‪#‎Interviewed‬ by Justin Seeley for a new podcast on Brainiak FM. I...

Jill-e Designs fashionable camera bag Oct14

Jill-e Designs fashi...

Jill-e Designs fashionable camera bag How to carry your camera fashionably in the French Riviera with Jill-e Designs leather camera bag   This pretty little black camera bag by Jill-e Designs was a lovely and fashionable bag I was able to wear comfortably with a dress in the French...

Lifestyle shoot in the French Riviera Oct13

Lifestyle shoot in t...

Lifestyle shoot in the French Riviera Love on a yacht outside Monaco   In the southeast corner of France lies Principality of Monaco in all it’s beauty looking out onto the Mediterranean Sea.  Known for it’s famous casino Monte Carlo, as home of the Monaco Grand Prix,...

French Riviera: photokina Euro Travel Series Oct11

French Riviera: phot...

French Riviera: photokina Euro Travel Series Exploring the French Riviera   The first post from this series can be seen right here HERE: “London in Black & White (plus one color),” “One Day in Paris,”and “Working at photokina in Cologne.” As...

Cologne: photokina Euro Travel Series Oct01

Cologne: photokina E...

Cologne: photokina Euro Travel Series Working at photokina in Cologne   In case you missed the first couple posts to this series, you can catch them HERE: “London in Black & White (plus one color)“ and “One Day in Paris.” From 2010-2011 I was the head of...

Paris: photokina Euro Travel Series Oct01

Paris: photokina Eur...

Paris: photokina Euro Travel Series One day in Paris   Earlier this week I introduced the first of a personal series traveling to photokina back in 2010. In case you missed the first post, “London in Black & White (plus one color),” here is a quick synopsis: I used to...

London: photokina Euro Travel Series Sep29

London: photokina Eu...

London: photokina Euro Travel Series London in Black & White (plus one color)   In 2010-2011, I was head of social media for the global camera accessory company, BlackRapid.  My favorite part of the job was to go with the company to trade shows around the world because it gave me the...

Behind the Scenes With the Queens of Arts Sep20

Behind the Scenes Wi...

Behind the Scenes With the Queens of Arts with Miami Herald Photographer Al Diaz   Recently, I had the opportunity to work for the Miami Herald to assist photographer Al Diaz and help create a portrait of five incredible women who are arts leaders in South Florida: Lourdes Lopez, the...

Dave Kai-Piper and Colour Look Up Mode Sep20

Dave Kai-Piper and C...

Dave Kai-Piper and Colour Look Up Mode Fashion Photographer Dave Kai-Piper custom processes of my images.   I’ve been intrigued by the unique look of the imagery of UK based fashion photographer, Dave Kai-Piper since I first met him via my days helping companies like BlackRapid and...

5 Hours with Julie Danforth at Metropolitan Fashion Week Sep19

5 Hours with Julie D...

5 Hours with Julie Danforth at Metropolitan Fashion Week   I love photographing other artists and in 2012-2013 had the chance to work with fashion designer Julie Danforth on five separate occasions. Before even meeting Julie in person, however, I had photographed some of her gowns...

Behind the Scenes of Photographing Stefano Paturi Sep18

Behind the Scenes of...

Behind the Scenes of Photographing Stefano Paturi Guest Blogger Evy Edelman   As most of you reading LaRae’s blog, you’re familiar with the photography aspect of a photo shoot. As a guest blogger, you now get a backstage pass to MY world: Makeup and Beauty Artistry. This most...