Reno Hotel Room Photography

October 31st, 2017|Categories: Hotel Photography, Photography|

I took these photographs of the newly remodeled Reno hotel suites at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino. Lighting is key to taking good hotel room photography. I had 2 profoto flashes and 4 continuous remote light units spread across the Presidential suite photos. The position of furniture and plants, getting [...]

Finding your Nevada Spirit Animal

April 24th, 2017|Categories: Photography|

Travel Nevada, an outlet for the Nevada Commission on Tourism, recently included some of my photography in a blog article name "Finding Your Nevada Spirit Animal" by Sydney Martinez. One selected photo was of a chukar ridge-lined on a rock with a cool looking juniper tree in the frame. I spotted this chukar from far away [...]

A Journey Into The Desert

November 27th, 2016|Categories: Timelapse|Tags: , , , , |

This time lapse video is a journey through the Nevada desert. It includes glimpses into the dramatic weather and lighting at Pyramid Lake, a small part of what remains of the once mighty ancient Lake Lahontan. Music Time by Hans Zimmer Gear used: - Canon 7D & 5D3 with EF 24-70mm and 100-400mm. - Dynamic [...]

Logo Re-Design For The Grand Sierra Resort

October 4th, 2015|Categories: Design|Tags: , |

One of the re-branding goals of The Grand Sierra Resort and Casino was to design a clean, easy-to-read, and bold logo that can standout from the other Reno Casinos. I actually liked the previous logo design but we constantly received comments how hard it was to read the logo in marketing materials and on the [...]