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March 12, 2014 0

OPSM Ad Campaign in Australia and New Zealand

By in Advertising, Landscape, Lifestyle, Portraits, Recent Work, TVC / Motion

I recently spent several weeks traveling and working with Saatchi & Saatchi on a new ad campaign for the eye wear retailer OPSM. The job was a really exciting project for me to be a part of because it picked two small towns- Busselton, Western Australia and Napier, New Zealand- and found people of all […]

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February 13, 2014 0

New Zealand Surfing Day Trip

By in Landscape, Lifestyle, Travel

I recently had 2 huge jobs which both happened to bring me to New Zealand for shooting. We had a brief day with my fantastic assistant Maxy where he took us to an incredible black sand beach north of Auckland and we took a break from the crazy job and spent the evening surfing. I […]

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November 7, 2013 0

AWARD: Luerzer’s Archive 200 Best Advertising Photographers Worldwide

By in Advertising, Awards, News

I’m incredibly honoured and proud to have one of my images chosen for the 2014/15 Luerzer’s Archive 200 Best Advertising Photographers Worldwide issue. They chose an image that I shot for Subaru while I was in Norway. Thanks Luerzer’s!

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October 30, 2013 0

Kids Shoot Test- Alicia and kids

By in Kids / Children, Lifestyle, Portraits

I did a test shoot with Sydney agency Bump Models a few weeks ago and got the chance to work with Alicia and her kids Ryan and Sara. I love working with kids and when I test I try to see how much I can get out of them within a time limit- say half […]

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October 17, 2013 0

The Monocle Guide to Better Living

By in Editorial, Lifestyle, Reportage

The Monocle Magazine has just come out with a hefty new book titled, “The Monocle Guide to Better Living” and I have a two page spread inside featuring a shoot about swimming in Sydney I did for them last year. It’s a beautiful book and it’s great to have my images alongside other photographers and […]

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September 26, 2013 0

Dusk Light

By in Recent Work

I’ve been testing a lot lately as a way to play with some new ideas or new ways of shooting. I’ll start posting some of these shoots soon. Here’s a preview of a recent shot.

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September 6, 2013 0

Via Tania Indiegogo campaign

By in News

I just happen to be married to this wonderful musician whose band is called Via Tania. Right now she’s got an Indiegogo campaign which is looking to help raise enough funds to help her finish a project that she started during a blizzard with Chicago’s Tomorrow Music Orchestra. Her band needs a little help to get […]

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August 21, 2013 0

Vodafone 4G Ad Campaign

By in Advertising, Landscape, Recent Work

I just recently shot a new campaign for Vodafone launching their new 4G service. The job involved working with massive, real letters spelling out the “4G” that weighed several hundred pounds and took a team of moving experts to get the unwieldy, fragile and extremely expensive props into place. We started off at 2:30 AM […]

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July 31, 2013 0

New Website

By in News

I’ve just launched a new website with a totally new look and functionality and a lot of new pictures. Check it out. After 2 years of people nagging me, I’ve also finally joined Instagram. I’ll see how it goes. I might have a lot of fun with it or I might just end up taking […]

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July 17, 2013 0

My essay on shooting sports for “A Sporting Life”

By in News, Reportage

  http://www.asportinglife.com/chicagos-everyday-athletes-joe-wigdahl/ A Sporting Life is a website dedicated to asking professional photographers how they get the sports shots they get. They approached me last week to write a little story about how I shoot for sports and I chose to write about when I worked on the Chicago 2016 Olympic bid.

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