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Tag : Props

14 Apr 2012

Behind the scenes of PROPS! — “The Taste of Heaven”

Last year, my good friend Berto asked me if I was interested in helping him out with behind the scenes photos of a music video shoot for local hip-hop artist, PROPS!  I had met PROPS! previously at a couple of Berto’s parties, so I was happy to lend a helping hand.  I took photos on location for a couple days and made friends with everyone involved, which helped open the door for more photoshoots with them later in the year.  […]

02 Mar 2011

PROPS!, Vitamin D and International Mo at Rock Paper Scissors

Part 2 of the PROPS! shoot (see here for Part 1) was a concert at Rock Paper Scissors in Seattle, which also featured Vitamin D and International Mo.  The venue was packed with people, which made it a little difficult to move around, but I was still able to get some great shots.  All photos were taken with my 24-70mm ƒ2.8 lens on my D700.  Big thanks again to Berto from Lake City Legends for the hookup!  Also, be sure […]

28 Feb 2011

PROPS! Behind the Scenes Video Shoot

I arrived back from The Philippines (many photos coming soon!) on Monday the 21st after three weeks of vacation, and immediately Berto from Lake City Legends hooked it up with a behind the scenes video shoot for PROPS! on the 25th and his concert the next day.  The video shoot took place at the Century Ballroom on Seattle’s Capitol Hill, which worked perfectly for the Victorian theme they were going for in this video. I won’t go into the concept, […]

26 Apr 2010

Locals 2 Legends Charity Event

Last Saturday the 24th, I donated my photography services to help my good friend, Berto Mendoza with a charity event.  Entitled “Locals 2 Legends,” the event raised money to aid rural victims of last month’s earthquake in Chile, which happens to be Berto’s home country.  The event was held at Woodshed Studios in Seattle and helped raise about $3000 to help those in need in Chile.  Along with simply being a good party, the event featured live music from Pachuco […]