a surprise visit


last saturday,  maureen dropped by the studio to share with me great news about her son, brian. he wanted me to know his headshot got him the audition for a broadway production.  she had given brian a giftcertificate for a photosession for new headshots.   i photographed brian this past june at a nearby park as […]

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New Rochelle Art Fest


this weekend, saturday & sunday from 12-5, i will be participating in the New Rochelle Art Fest.  please come by the studio located in pelham, ny (132a fifth avenue) for two wonderful exhibits. in 2000 i traveled to my hometown, Gallo Matese, Province Caserta, Italy and began a photodocumentary of the place i still call […]

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shareed & marlon get married!


http://video214.com/play/Lz6ZZZZFKmz0dF5VmxfTGw/s/dark shareed & marlon flew in from trinidad monday, 9/10/2013 so they could be married on tuesday morning at city hall. i had spoken to shareed the previous week and immediately knew i had made a friend. he asked me to be their witness. in my family’s tradition that makes us family for life.  trinidad […]

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High School Prom


last night, my son jonathon went to his high school prom.  the venue, glen island casino was the perfect place for a perfect evening.  the boys were very handsome in their tux as were the girls in their beautiful gown the prom pose. i am convinced high school teaches this pose, not sure what class […]

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Natasha Justice Project


yesterday i met natasha and felt an immediate bond. the inaugural charity golf tournament raised money for the natashas justice project at the pelham country club.  please click the link to learn more about this charity.  i was unaware of the backlog of thousands of rape kits and find it unbelievable that a crime could […]

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let her eat cake!


“ladybug” will have finished her first year of living tomorrow and to celebrate, we had cupcakes!  (provided by Provisions Bake Shop, Pelham NY).  she was very curious at first. after turning it around a few times, smashing it on the floor (maybe it would bounce? make a sound?) she took a bite… and it was […]

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she walked in, shy and unsure. when she left gave me an invite to her party…


as my daughter’s are now 21 and 24, i enjoy the time with my little clients.  the gift of the day was when i was allowed to read CURIOUS GEORGE to her, forgetting the camera and loving the quietness of a little one fascinated with words, books and sitting on your lap… she finally told […]

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Romantic. Beach-Chic. Garden. Wedding.


tamiko and chris were married this past weekend at chris’ mother’s house in key west, florida.   they told me the story of how his dad planted two coconuts, before the house was  built which grew into two beautiful trees.  they were married on the beach in front of those trees. flowers were from love in […]

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Intimate.Classic.Beautiful.Wedding


the past two weeks i had two weddings, both having the ceremony at a parent’s home, the first in pelham, ny the second key west, florida. carla and brian met almost 2  years ago.  they are a perfect fit.  the wedding ceremony was held at carla’s parent’s home – with a surprise visit by a […]

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baby makes 3….


lizzy and john will soon be parents…we’re all excited for baby to be here. 

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