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ERIN YANACEK, TRUMPET (Pittsburgh Musician Headshot Photographer)

I couldn’t contain my excitement when Erin emailed me, asking me to photograph her.  She’s a female trumpet player!  A GIRL who plays the TRUMPET!  AND she’s REALLY GOOD at it!  And she’s BEAUTIFUL!!!  In all my years playing in orchestras, rarely did I see a girl back in the trumpet section.  It appears that […]

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ROCIO YLLESCAS JACOBO, BASSOON (Pittsburgh Area Headshot Photographer)

I had the pleasure of doing Rocio’s headshots a couple of weeks ago.  I have to say, photographing a bassoon (also known in the industry as a “farting bedpost”) isn’t the easiest thing to do.  The bassoon is one of my favorite instruments because I just love the beautiful tones it produces.  Rocio was a […]

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PUBLISHED AGAIN! | Pittsburgh Area Musician Photographer

I was walking down the hallway in the College of Fine Arts at Carnegie Mellon University, and saw this hanging in the hallway:   Let me say this:  That photo on the front is NOT mine.  It is the work of Lynn Johnson.  Lynn is a woman who I admire VERY much.  I ran into […]

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