Wood Table 2.0 – Product Photography

Wood Table 2.0 – Product Photography

Wood table 2.0 is from recent commercial product photography we produced on location for Ba Design. Located in Oakland, California Ba Design is a multi-disciplinary design studio specializing in the creation of contemporary architectural furnishings, furniture and spaces. These beautiful wood tables are made from the shipping pallets. The kind of shipping pallets we often […]

Architecture Video is more than point-and-shoot; storyboards and post-production are key.

Architecture Video is more than point-and-shoot; storyboards and post-production are key.

One might think that architecture video production, or a developer’s promotional piece, would be pretty straightforward: get a few of the principals to talk as ‘voice over’ while photo examples of their best work are being shown for the next twenty minutes. Have you ever nodded off during a PowerPoint presentation? More often, what’s needed, […]

Upcycling Furniture Product Photography

Upcycling Furniture Product Photography

How does the pallet wood in the photo above get to be the beautiful designer furniture in the product photography below? Upcycling is the process of converting waste materials or useless products into new materials or products of better quality or for better environmental value. The basic premise is where old products are given more […]

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Timelapse

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Timelapse

The new Eastern span of the Bay Bridge opened among fanfare and stirring controversy on September 3rd, 2013. Being a commercial photographer I’m more interested in the the visual aesthetic than the technology behind this engineering marvel of a bridge. I was fortunate to engage both of these parts (architectural photographer and timelapse) a few […]

Swinerton Builders Then & Now

Swinerton Builders Then & Now

San Francisco Multimedia Producer, Steven Poe, creates a 125th anniversary Swinerton Builders multimedia video from corporate film and content archives.