Women’s March, Los Angeles

I photographed protesters at the Women’s March in Downtown Los Angeles yesterday, and it was glorious. Peaceful, joyous, celebratory, energized, inspired.

Mind Meld in 3D

3D animated GIF photo of Los Angeles band, Mind Meld. Photo by Jim Newberry.

Here’s a portrait of Los Angeles band Mind Meld that I shot last month with a Nimslo 35mm film camera. You can catch them live at Echo Park Rising next month.

Behind The Scenes: Director’s Cut

On the set of Director's Cut
Adam Rifkin directs Missi Pyle
Adam Rifkin directs a scene with Missi Pyle and Harry Hamlin
Scene from Director's Cut
Harry Hamlin, Missi Pyle, and Hayes MacArthur
Dave Anthony
Scene from Director's Cut
On the set of Director's Cut
Director of Photography, Scott Winig
Director Adam Rifkin on set
Director Adam Rifkin
Director Adam Rifkin on the set of Director's Cut.
Hayes MacArthur
Penn Jillette, who acted, wrote, and produced Director's Cut
On the set of Director's Cut
Cheeseburger wired for detonation
Hayes MacArthur
Producer Peter Adam Golden with Penn Jillette

Director’s Cut—a film directed by Adam Rifkin and written by Penn Jillette, and starring Missi Pyle, Jillette, Harry Hamlin, and Hayes MacArthur—premiers at the Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Utah this Friday, January 22nd. There will also be a special premiere screening in Los Angeles on February 2nd, at Arclight Cinemas.

I was booked for six days on the movie to shoot unit stills; here’s a selection of images I shot on set.

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Beverly Boulevard

Girls in school uniforms walking on Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Jim Newberry.

January 14th, 2016. Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles.

Studio Portrait Workshop in L.A. on December 13th

Portrait of Nora by Jim Newberry.

On Sunday, December 13th, I’ll be conducting a studio portrait photography workshop in downtown Los Angeles. Nora (pictured above) will be gracing us with her presence as a model (more Nora portraits here). RSVP here, and stay tuned here for other upcoming workshops (click “join us” to be updated when new workshops are scheduled).

Also, I’m available for one-to-one tutoring; more info, as well as free tutorials, at PicCoach.com.

 

Alexa and Dragon in Burbank

Alexa and her horse Dragon, at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center in Burbank, California.

Alexa and her horse Dragon, at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center in Burbank, California.

Alexa Brinkschulte and Dragon, at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center in Burbank, California. August 23rd, 2015.