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Category Archives: Creativity | Inspiration

Evel Knievel Sold Insurance

Evel Knievel Sold Insurance

Hulton Archive/Getty Images. Evel Knievel served in the US army, worked at a copper mine, was a semi pro hockey player, started a successful hunting guide business, competed in ski jumping, pole vaulting, and rodeo events. For a brief period he was a profitable insurance salesman, but quit after not being promoted to Vice President Continue Reading

Tazio Nuvolari Had Advice For You

Tazio Nuvolari Had Advice For You

I have saved this newspaper clipping from the LA Times for 10 years, and cut it out from a story when I was getting the paper delivered daily when I first moved to California. Think I would have kept it at all if it only existed online? Wish I had a chance to photograph Nuvolari. Continue Reading

Bob Burnquist Likes Bubbles

Thanks to Cab for reporting on this commercial shoot at my favorite skatepark. Bob Burnquist is the featured skater here at Lake Cunningham in San Jose, CA. The park was closed for 4 days during filming and balloons were stored inside the Skull Bowl (super fast lovelyness). Ty Evans directed this piece for Nestle’s Aero Continue Reading

New Experiences • Mash Up

New Experiences • Mash Up

Gremlin By Day, Photographer By Night. © Jay Watson Photography This photo is a self portrait light painting taken with the help of photographer Joe Reifer. We were photographing at a remote landscape in the California desert. Man, do we know time! We know that it is with us everywhere we go. So why not Continue Reading