A gorgeous baby shower I recently photographed

Here’s some photos from a beautiful baby shower I photographed at the lovely Pine Ridge Country Club in Mentor, OH. With it’s gorgeous wooden ceiling and large, sunny windows, the venue was one of the most elegant baby showers I’ve ever seen. The mom to be, Michelle, lives out of state and was thrilled with the lovely baby shower that was thrown for her….

Black Friday Shopping at South Park Mall

I had the opportunity recently to photograph the beginning of the Holiday shopping season, better known as Black Friday, at South Park Mall in Strongsville. Following recent trends toward opening on Thanksgiving evening, the mall opened it’s doors at 8:00 Thanksgiving evening and I was there to capture photos of the families and shoppers enjoying themselves. At 8:00, the doors opened up and the…

Trevor and Hannah’s Engagement Photos in Akron Ohio

Trevor and Hannah are a wonderful couple who I recently shot engagement photos for their 2014 wedding. They’re naturally fun and outgoing and that really showed in their engagement photos. Because they both love the outdoors and are avid hunters, they wanted to have their session in a beautiful park near the Akron, Ohio area. I had never been to this particular park so…

Revolution 3 Triathon Photography at Cedar Point

I was hired to photograph the 2013 Revolution 3 Triathlon at Cedar Point this past weekend. I’ve photographed many different kinds of races, but none like this. As the finish line photographer, I got to see every participant’s joy in completing the event. The look of accomplishment on people’s faces was amazing, and deservedly so. Most people are on the race course anywhere between…

Dennis and Esther’s Surprise Wedding Photos

Not many people have arranged for surprise wedding photos, but Dennis is a smart man. He and his long time fiance Esther have been together nearly 30 years, and the recently decided to legally tie the knot. They decided to have the ceremony at the Justice of the Peace with only a few guests present. As far as Esther knew, they would get dressed…

Claire’s Senior Photos in Cleveland

Last week I did a senior photo session in downtown Cleveland and the surrounding areas. I’ve worked with Claire and her wonderful family in the past and was delighted when she chose me to shoot her senior photos. We met a few months ago to talk about the shoot and to discuss her personal taste when it comes to photos. Talking with her, I…

Photos of my Dad and his 1963 Split Window Corvette

My dad loves his ’63 Split Window Corvette. For his Father’s Day gift this year, I asked him to let me do a photo session with his Corvette to showcase it and him in a cool setting with a lot of thought put into the lighting. I know of an old industrial area in Akron that would be perfect for photographing the ‘Vette, having…

Photographing the 2013 Cleveland Marathon

I was hired to photograph the 2013 Cleveland Marathon recently. With over 20,000 participants, it was challenging, to say the least. I was stationed at the 2.5 mile point and also the 22 mile point. At the first setup, the 2.5-mile point, my co-photographer and I had to be set up and shooting photos by 7:00 AM because that when the first of the…

A Beautiful Cleveland Family That I Recently Photographed

This lovely family wanted to have photos showing three generations of their family and all the siblings gathered together in Cleveland. We needed to find a place in downtown Cleveland to take photos that would allow us to achieve a number of different looking backgrounds in a small area because of the large number of photos we wanted to take, while at the same…