I had the opportunity earlier this year to work with fitness model Ethan Maxwell Landry (a.k.a. Eh Moo La) a couple of times when he traveled to New York City from his home in Chicago. You can’t tell it from his photographs, but Ethan (a.k.a. Moo) is a rather private and shy person. Recently, New [...]
I had the pleasure of working with Orlando-based model Sergio Chang over the first weekend of April. We met in Cocoa Beach, Florida to concentrate on beach shoots to show off his hard work on his body. Sergio has been hitting the gym hard since last fall. With the help of a trainer/nutritionist, his hard [...]
From my February shoot with fitness model and all-around nice guy Tanner Randall… To see more of my work with Tanner… check out Tanner’s Gallery in my image archive.
I shot with Greg Johnson from Colby Models recently. It was honestly one of the best shoots I’ve done in the five years I’ve been shooting with models. Greg walked in the studio. We chatted about the concepts a bit and then we started shooting. From the first frame, he absolutely nailed it pose after [...]
Brazilian fitness model Paulo Grillo recently booked a gig with the underwear sales site Undergear and photographer Duc Nguyen. Paulo is now featured in the current Valentine’s Day Undergear email campaign. Paulo and I shot together recently to update his portfolio. Great guy to work with. Paulo made the collaboration very fun by actively participating [...]
Had a ‘dee-lightful’ photo shoot with Dee Whitter earlier this week. Dee was awesome to work with. Extremely professional with great input into the creative process. Here are some of the images we created together…
Christian, originally uploaded by michaelnyc. I think the image speaks for itself!
I worked with another awesome model on Monday by the name of Angel. He’s originally from NYC and now a Buffalo University student that’s in the city this summer working at Armani Exchange to make some cash for school. We had such a great time shooting. We really clicked and talked about all kinds of [...]