By Mat, Jesse & Chad ~ 1991
During a major California earthquake in 1989, a nationally famous photographer’s brick studio was leveled.
The Professional Photographer’s Association put on a full day benefit where this photographer would teach us his miraculous techniques for a set donation amount.
I loved his work and delightedly memorized his techniques and
applied them to all my
My home studio was in the middle of the living room, and I used my new techniques on these
within months of
marrying their mother.
Mat was three and Jessica was five.
They patiently put up
with a host of poses and
this image emerged.
My wife, at the time, loved it, because
it captured their sweet innocence.
“Mommy-Grandma” got one for
Christmas, and she cried!