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A foggy day (featuring Natalie Wall)


My first shoot with Natalie Wall was perfect. She sent me a message early one foggy morning and asked if I wanted to shoot in the fog... it was an easy yes! This is what we came up with. :)

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Photography Class by Jake Garn

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Photography class this Saturday, recorded live in Centerville Utah (just north of Salt Lake City).  If you would like to attend this fantastic class about where and how I find my ideas and the five steps you can use in your own work then you won't want to miss it! Details about the class are on Shoot for Love, my online photography workshop.  Registration and details here.

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A test shoot with Chase


I shot this series with Chase in late summer of 2012.  We simply set off wandering the streets of Hollywood right outside his front door, finding perfect spots along the way to take a few images. What an insanely talented individual this guy is.  

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A portrait with Hannah Yandow


A simple test shoot with one light at the SLC Photocollective.  These types of shoots are my favorite and Hannah was a dream to work with.  So easy to shoot! Model: Hannah Yandow (hannahyandow on instagram)

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A confession from a phtographer

I fell in love with photography in a world where the amazing photographers could only be seen in bookstores, museums and magazines.  I fell in love with the work of Mario Testino, Richard Avedon and when Netscape brought the world wide web to the masses I was able to follow many of my favorites online. And then the digital explosion started to mature and the entire world changed.  Now amazing photography is EVERYWHERE! Pinterest - tumblr - facebook - instagram... the tools to capture and share work is absolutely mind boggling. With amazing work saturating my world I felt mediocre as a photographer. ...

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