When Jane Sherman asks you if you can photograph five hot shot chefs for Seattle Met’s annual” Next Hot Chefs” feature, you say YES!. The brief, individual environmental portraits of five chefs all photographed at one of their favorite foodie spots in town. Incredibly, all five made room in their schedules to work with me, and even more surprisingly, their favorite bars/restaurants/food havens opened their doors to us for the sittings.
These two beautiful humans are some of my oldest friends. We have seen each other at our highest and lowest moments. I'm so happy that they have decided to tie the knot. I truly do not know two people more meant for one another. Maybe they will adopt me.
Chuck Willis is a war veteran, a craftsman and the most active 91 year old I have met.
This series was made for Jewish in Seattle. The brief was to create a series of timeless black and white portraits of Israeli tech workers who have immigrated to Seattle. The final images show sense of quiet confidence that they all share.