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Category Archives: Inspirational

A Tribute to my brother, burning man 2015

It might not be impressive standing next to the large scale art creations at Burning Man, but this project is immeasurably special to me. I put my heart into it’s symbolic design and installation. I have grown to internalize many significant things in my life in two ways: through the experience itself and by capturing it on film. These images tell the story […]

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August Skye {beloved brother, husband, father, hero & friend}

March 26th. Today marks the 1 year anniversary of my brother’s passing……although it feels like yesterday. Time has a way of standing still when it comes to Augie. I will never get to see him grow old, thus, he will remain the same in my mind….like time standing still. Today, I thought it fitting to re-post my […]

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burning man; a continuing photo journal

Burning Man 2014 The artpeice above is created as a tribute to my beautiful brother. August Skye Gaw, 8/03/80-03/26/14     Burning Man 2013     Burning Man 2011     Burning Man 2008     Burning Man 2006

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Desert Dancers {dry lake beds, Las Vegas Navada}

Cirque du Soleil performers photo-shoot in the Dry Lake Beds of the Nevada Desert. Thank you so much Jenn Stafford, Jason Beitel, and Noelle Nielsen for sharing your time and talents with us.  Many thanks to Elisabeth Millay, Jonathan Young, Alan Silva and Byron Mason for joining us as well, and making my WPPI 2014 […]

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My travels through Italy & Switzerland on film {bret cole photography}

It’s an awesome thing to have a career in which one can combine travel with their work. Most of my opportunities to see the world have been because of destination weddings. My wonderful clients, Kate & Erik (I’ll post their wedding soon), recently brought me to Florence, Italy to photograph their elopement. After the wedding, […]

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