"I hear and I forget. I see and I remember.
I do and I understand." -Confucius
I am drawn to the human face it's been my main interest over the years for both photography and shooting film. I also like candid shots where people are just being themselves but I really enjoy when people look straight at the lens and smile there's something psychological going on, for me I feel connected....
I can't imagine NYC without the iconic Central Park it would be like Paris without the Eiffel Tower it's a beautiful place to photograph or film in any season but especially in the spring and after the long dreary winter we had here in NY there's nothing like Spring in Central Park with its stunning show of....
When I was a kid I work at the historic Meat Packing district on 14th st. Back then I never imagined that this place would one day become an urban Oasis. The High line is an elevated park over a mile long that snakes through the Chelsea's neighborhood in the lower West Side in NYC. I find myself....
It’s been a while since I shot a video with my daughter Shaheen the last time was back in 2011. For this video I had an idea for a story which included some voice-over and ambiance sounds however as soon as I started filming the Rode Videomic Pro broke off the hot-shoe so I had to scrap my original idea and go with the flow.
I’ve always wanted to film in Grand Central Terminal it’s one of the most beautiful and busiest terminals in the world. With the heightened security here in NYC because of the bombing a few weeks ago I decided to bring just the camera and nothing else. You can photograph and film in the terminal but showing up with a huge backpack is a bad idea you would probably end up getting tackled by NYC finest.
For the music I used Filmstro Pro it’s very intuitive and user friendly for those who are not musically inclined. Color graded with Filmconvert, Magic Bullet looks and edited in Adobe Premiere Pro. For detailed info about who I am and what I do or work related inquiries click here.