Red Caiman Studios is a downtown Pittsburgh-based recording, editing, and mastering studio run by Jesse Naus. I’ve worked with Red Caiman on several projects, ranging from providing printed photography for decoration to photographing the studio, itself.
The life experiences we have affect us all in different ways, but it is how we respond that ends up defining who or what we are. Heavy Chest is a group bathed in catharsis. A response to their collected life experiences, Heavy Chest is an outlet for a unique energy. Projects with Heavy Chest have included promo photography, show photography, and videography.
Mike is a local trombonist who has performed with such groups as the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Buffalo Philharmonic, Pittsburgh Opera, and the River City Brass Band, as well as being an active performer, writer, and arranger with local groups the Brass Roots and Run the Meat. I’ve worked on my projects with Mike, including photography, videography, web design, crowdfunding campaigns, and more.
People often say it’s hard to resist music when you’re born into a musical family. Aris Paul is no exception. An up-and-coming blues rock guitarist, I have had the pleasure to work with Aris on several projects, including promotional photo shoots, as well as album art design.
Uptown Rhythm & Brass is a band from Pittsburgh, PA combining horns, rhythm, and vocalists into some of the best blues, funk, jazz, rock, and soul. I have worked extensively with this band as a performer, arranger, marketing manager, graphic designer, web designer, photographer, videographer, and more. (I may or may not be IN the band…)
This group of young musicians are truly loaded with talent and have tons of opportunities provided to them through TRYPO, including multiple ensembles and international performances. I have worked with these guys several times, providing photography of the students, as well as their administration.