A Novel Portrait for Author, Mo Daviau

Portrait photo of Author of Every Anxious Wave - Mo Daviau

My long time friend, Mo Daviau wrote a novel! It comes out on the 9th of this month and she’s doing a special reading of her book, Every Anxious Wave, at everyone’s favorite book store, Book People, right here in Austin, TX. It’s happening on 2/10 @ 7pm. In 2014, I was pleased to be asked to photograph for the inside cover. Above is the photo she selected. I’m …

Teaching Improvisation in Japan

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I had the pleasure and privilege of doing three workshops in improvisational theater / comedy during my stint in Japan. First, my colleague and fellow improviser, Quinn Buckner, and I taught ImproJapan a workshop on heightening and using emotions in improvisational scene work. Later, I had the honor of playing with the comedy group, Pirates of Tokyo Bay at the What The Dickens! Pub. They will be celebrating …

2016 B.Iden Payne Awards for Theater

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It was the morning after one of the best meals of my life. The previous evening, I had the distinct honor of dining at the illustrious Sukiyabashi Jiro in the Ginza district of Tokyo, Japan. My travel partner and I were even served from the man himself! I could still taste the meal when I started receiving text messages and emails from people attending the 41st Annual …

Masonry-style Archives for Nightfox.es

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Todd Roeth of Nightfox.es is one of the most talented human beings I’ve ever had the honor of working with. He does everything from restoring vintage axes to directing creative for some of the world’s largest brands. Inn undergraduate school, I took a design course from entitled “Interactive Media” and I’ve followed his career ever since. Both Ohioans, we have a deep appreciation for our …

Web Development for The National Association of Rocketry

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For the past year I’ve been working on doing a highly robust design and systems integration for The National Association of Rocketry, the world’s largest organization for rocket hobbyists. It’s been an interesting project that involves thousands of members and users. We’ve done everything from writing a custom API to validate users to creating elaborate voting systems, all done in WordPress.

WordPress Design for Director of Photography, Ellie Ann Fenton

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I love Austin filmmakers. They are often the most hardworking yet most humble persons in a room. I’ve been fortunate enough to work some of the best. I’ve been building sites for a supertalent, PJ Raval, for years. I was introduced to director of photography, Ellie Ann Fenton and we worked over a summer to develop a streamlined, clean, and light website to feature her …

Nothing and Everything: Improvised Anton Chekhov Promotional Photography

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I am the director of this fine fine show called Nothing and Everything: Improvised Anton Chekhov Plays. I’m over-the-moon with the response and praise we’ve received after two weekends of shows. Most impressively, however, is the level of love and dedication the cast has given. I’ve talked a lot about this show on Facebook, but I wanted to take some time to say more about …

Web Design for CDK Architects

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Jen Hill is a talented architect and friend living in Austin, TX. She has been using me for photography for her company’s custom remodeling and home improvements for several years now. She contacted me about building a simple, streamlined, but clean website. CDK Architects is a fully responsive site uses WordPress and features customized image galleries, a rotating homepage featured image, and some handmade upkeep tools …

Photography for F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Save The World

Curtis Luciani as F.Scott Fitzgerald

The Hideout Theatre in Austin, TX has become one of my most creative outlet in the realm of photography. I’m often doing exciting work for them that I  feel like sharing. Kaci Beeler and Curtis Luciani asked me to photograph promotional head shots for their upcoming production. It’s called  F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Save The World! and it’s a grotesque, improvised comedy show starring sensationalized …

Web Design for ColdTowne Theater

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One of Austin’s most beloved comedy theaters reached out to me to redesign their website and ticketing system. Fresh with new branding from the talented Bryan Keplesky, they needed a customized WordPress design with lots of features not easily found with plugins or themes. They needed a system to integrate with Eventbrite for their seven nights of live comedy. They required a system for their …