Sage Arts Studio | About

I am a photographer, artist and designer in the Midwest US with a studio in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. My areas of focus in photography include Headshots & Portraits, Product, Real Estate/Architectural, Commercial and Sports Photography. On occasion I also cover events.

I was trained as an artist, with a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts from the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design.  I have a background in Retouching, and extensive experience in Photoshop including Illustration, to Photo Restoration, to Image Manipulation. In addition to Photography, I take on Graphic Design, Web Design and Illustration projects from time to time.

My Gear

Nikon D500 (+ Battery Grip)
Nikon D7200 (+ Battery Grip)
Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 VC
Tokina 24-70mm f/2.8
Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 OS
Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8
Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G
Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 AF-S
Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 AIS
Nikkor 55mm f/3.5 AIS Micro
Yongnuo YN-968N Speedlight (1)
Yongnuo YN-685 Speedlight (2)
Yongnuo YN-568EX Speedlights (4)
Yongnuo YN-622N-TX Controller
Yongnuo YN-622N Triggers (5)
Moza 3 Air Gimbal - Video Stabilizer

Studio Equipment

Paul C. Buff Einstein 640 (4)
Elinchrom D-Lite RX-4 (2)
1100 Watt Continuous Lights (2) with Polarizing Film
Cheetah Ricebowl 150 - 60" Deep Parabolic
Cheetah Chopstick Indirect Lighting System
Neewer 55" Octabox with Grid
Impact 50" White Umbrella (3)
Wescott 7' Silver Umbrella
Wescott Apollo 50" Softbox
13" x 62" Stripboxes with Grids (2)
8" x 36" Stripboxes with Grids (2)
Orbis Ring Flash
60" x 80" 5-in-1 Reflectors (2)
Kupo Baby Boom
Cowboy Studio 8' Boom Arm
8'-16' Extension Pole for Elevated Photography
Impact Adjustable Leg C-Stands with 40" Boom Arm (2)
Assorted Light Stands (9)
9'x20' Backdrops (3 - White, Gray, Black)