COMPETITIONS

2017

"Honorable Mention", 10th Year Anniversary Edition - International Color Awards", London, England & Los Angeles, CA

2016

"Best of Division, 1st Place, 3rd Place", California State Fair Photography Competition, Sacramento, CA

2015

"Your Daily Photograph", Duncan Miller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2010

"Gold Honorable Mention-Dominant Color", The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, November 2010, WPGA, York, UK

2009

"Honorable Mention-Fine Art", The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, York, UK.

2008

"2nd Prize", Photo of the Month, February 2008, Imaging Resources, Woodstock, GA

"3rd Prize", 2007 National Juried Photo Competition - Through A Lens - Life in Motion, The Coastal Arts League, Half Moon Bay, CA - juror: Michael Collopy

2006

"1st Place/Amateur, Outstanding Achievement-People" International Color Awards, London, England & Los Angeles, CA

2005

"1st Place/Professional", "Best of Show", First Annual Visual Arts Exhibit and Awards, Reno, NV - jurors: Rachel Hartsough, Dean Burton

"3rd Prize", 2005 National Juried Photo Competition - Through A Lens - The Human Element, The Coastal Arts League, Half Moon Bay, CA - juror: Michael Collopy

2004

"1st Place, Posed", 2004 New Photography, Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, CA - jurors: Sant Khalsa, Robert Ketchum, Nelson Trombley, Meg Linton

"Best of Show", Exposure 2004 - Sixth Annual Photography Exhibition, East Village Arts District, Long Beach, CA.

"2nd Prize", 2004 National Juried Photo Competition - Through A Lens - Urban Landscapes, The Coastal Arts League, Half Moon Bay, CA - juror: Richard Newman

2003

"2nd Place, Non-Professional, Fine-Art Portraits", "Honorable Mention", "Peoples' Choice Nominee", 1st Annual International Photography Awards, Los Angeles, CA - jurors: 28 member panel

"2nd Place, People", 12th Annual Fall American Photography Competition, Hubbard Museum of the American West, Ruidoso, NM - juror: Don Strel

"Accepted for Catalogue", 19th Annual International Photography Competition 2003, The Photo Review, Longhorne, PA - juror: Bill Hunt

"Finalist", 23rd Annual Spring Photography Contest, Photographers' Forum, Santa Barbara, CA - jurors: Paul Liebhardt, Paul Ottengheime, Amy Kawadler

1973

"First Place, Amateur Category", Examiner Photo Contest, San Francisco, CA

EXHIBIts - SOLO

2010

Don's Cutting Edge, Santa Monica, CA - exhibit coordinator Don O'Hern

2007

McKinley Arts & Culture Center, Reno, NV - curated by Stacey Spain

2005

Our Cafe, Santa Monica, CA - curator Pipo van Sang

2004

Exit Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV - juror Dean Burton

Becton Dickinson Biosciences, San Jose, CA - art show coordinators Jan Buck & Pushpa MacFarlane

First Federal Bank of California, Pacific Palisades, CA

2003

Don's Cutting Edge, Santa Monica, A - exhibit coordinator Don O'Hern

First Federal Bank of California, Pacific Palisades, CA

Bovine Bakery, Pt. Reyes Station, CA - exhibit coordinator Bridget Devlin

2002

Don's Cutting Edge, Santa Monica, CA - exhibit coordinator Don O'Hern

EXHIBITs - GROUP

2017

"Photography Show" - Fremont Art Association Gallery, Niles CA

"The Curated Fridge" - 2017 Summer Show, curated by Arlene Kayafas of Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA

"Abstraction", curated by Blue Mitchell, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Jct., VT

"23rd Annual Juried Photography Exhibit”, curated by Alison Brooks, Greg Edwards, and Stephen Busch, Fremont Cultural Arts Council , Fremont, CA

“The Curated Fridge - 2017 Spring Show”, curated by Jessica Roscio of Danforth Art, Farmington, MA

“Salon at the Triton", 2017 Statewide 2D Art, Competition and Exhibition, curated by Bob Nugent, The Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, CA

2016

"California State Fair Photography Exhibition", Sacramento, CA

2010

"MOPLA Group Show LA", selected photographers of Los Angeles. Curators Hossein Farmani and Dee DeLara

2008

"4th Annual Exhibit of The National Arts Program in The City of Reno", McKinley Arts and Culture Center, Reno, NV

"Emerging Artists", The Source on Lake, Pasadena, CA

2007

"National Juried Photo Competition - Through A Lens - Life in Motion", The Coastal Arts League Museum, Half Moon Bay, CA - juror Michael Collopy

2006

"Nights At The Art Gallery", UCLA Cultural Affairs, Kerckhoff Art Gallery, UCLA Campus, Los Angeles, CA

"Masters of Photography, International Charity Exhibit", Curitiba, Brazil – curator Basil O'Brien

2005

"First Annual Visual Arts Exhibit and Awards, Reno, Nevada" – jurors Rachel Hartsough, Dean Burton

"+ or - one foot of art", Art-Pic, North Hollywood, CA

"New Photography", Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, CA - jurors Daniel Foster, Dennis Keeley, Habib Kheradyar, Steve Scudder

"National Juried Photo Competition - Through A Lens - The Human Element", The Coastal Arts League Museum, Half Moon Bay, CA - juror Michael Collopy

"Invitational Print Auction & Exhibition", Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

2004

"Personal.Ads, Advertising Photographers of America/Los Angeles", Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, CA - curator Stephen Garrett; special judges Owen Roizman, Rachel Pincus

"Works on Paper", Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA - juror Laddie John Dill

"New Photography", Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, CA - jurors: Sant Khalsa, Nelson Trombley, Robert Ketchum, Meg Linton

"Open Call L.A"., Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Exposure 2004 - Sixth Annual Photography Exhibition", East Village Arts District, Long Beach, CA

"National Juried Photo Competition - Through A Lens - Urban Landscapes", The Coastal Arts League Museum, Half Moon Bay, CA - juror Richard Newman

2003

"12th Annual Fall American Photography Exhibition", Hubbard Museum of the American West, Ruidoso, NM - juror Don Strel

"Art at the Port", Juried Art Show, Anacortes Arts Festival, Anacortes, WA - juror Robin Held

"Babalu", Santa Monica, CA

"Cafe Montana", Santa Monica, CA

1973

"Marin County Fair," San Rafael, CA

"North Beach Photo Fair", San Francisco, CA

USED in TELEVISION/MOTION PICTURE/COMMERCIAL PRODUCTIONS

2013-14

Central Productions, “Hot in Cleveland” - Big Shoes

2012

ABC Studios, “Mistresses” - Tank, Here

Blind Decker Productions, “Californication” - Big Shoes 

Central Productions, “Hot in Cleveland” - Big Shoes 

Hungryman Productions, “undisclosed” - untitled #2239, untitled #2384, untitled #2252

2011

20th Century Fox, “Last Man Standing” - untitled #2384, untitled #2252 

ABC Family Television

Darren Star Productions, “Good Christian Belles” - Cool and Hot

Central Productions, “Hot in Cleveland” - Big Shoes

2010

Central Productions, “Hot in Cleveland” - Big Shoes 

ABC Studios, “undisclosed” - Valley Pole

Watski Productions, “Tilda”, Big Shoes 

Remote Broadcasting, “Southern Discomfort”, Bus Stop Dreams, Valley Pole 

Smuggler, “State Farm”, - Bus, Main & Wall 

20th Century Fox, “Traffic Light” - Big Shoes 

Big Blond Productions, “Jacob’s Coffee” - Bus Stop Dreams, Valley Pole 

20th Century Fox, “undisclosed” - Big Shoes 

Short Dog, “Will and the Ruins” - Tinkler 

DW Studios, “Dinner for Schmucks” - Main & Wall, Tinkler, Bus, Waiting for the Bread 

CBS Studios, “Accidentally on Purpose” - Ferry, Bus, Main & Wall

Open 4 Business, “Parks and Rec.” - Main & Wall

2009

CBS Studios, “Accidentally on Purpose” - Main & Wall 

CBS Studios, “Accidentally on Purpose” - Ferry, Bus 

CBS Studios, “90210” - Big Shoes 

MJZ Productions, “Marshalls” - Main & Wall 

20th Century Fox, "Glee" - Tinkler 

FTP Productions, "Little Piggy" - Bus 

CBS Productions, "Melrose Place" - Big Shoes, Tinkler 

FTP Productions, "Untitled, Jeff Strauss Project" - Ferry 

Time Warner Cable, "Form" - Bus 

O Positive, "Verizon" - Big Shoes

ABC Studios, "Castle" - Waiting for the Bread 

Radical Media, "Toyota" - Big Shoes 

Warner Brothers, "Nip 'n Tuck" - Star 

ABC, "Brothers & Sisters" - Waiting for the Bread

2008

20th Century Fox, "Do Not Disturb” - Big Shoes

Detour Productions, "Walmart" - Big Shoes

Bob Industries, "Chase" - Waiting for the Bread

HSI Productions, "Sharpie" - Open

20th Century Fox, "Shark" - Paint Climbing

ABC, "Brothers & Sisters" - Tank, Here

Montrose Productions, "My Best Friend's Girl" - Star

Crossroads Films, "Purina" - Here

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Waiting for the Bread

ABC, "Brothers & Sisters" - Star, Here

2007

Warner Brothers, "Big Bang” - Worked 

ABC, "Brothers & Sisters" - Star, Here 

HSI/Venus, "USPS" - Egg Plant, Open 

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Waiting for the Bread 

20th Century Fox, "Back to You" - Paint Climbing 

NBC, "Las Vegas" - Construction Blue #3 & #5

MJZ Productions, "Pizza Hut" - Paint Climbing 

20th Century Fox, "Alvin and the Chipmunks" - Here, Construction Blue #5 

Boxer Films, “undisclosed” - Tank 

20th Century Fox, "Action News" - Paint Climbing 

Warner Brothers, "ER" - Dumpster, Egg Plant, Carnation 

Smuggler Productions, "Doritos" - Tank 

Columbia Pictures, "Catch & Release" - Waiting for the Bread

2006

Warner Brothers, "Happy Hour" - Tank

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Across Walk, Water Trio

Supply and Demand, "TJ Max" - Tank, Coast, Missing

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Paint Climbing

Warner Brothers, "Happy Hour" - Across Walk 

Touchstone, "Ugly Betty" - Across Walk

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Waiting for the Bread

Radical Media, "Merrill Lynch" - Riding Past

Sony, "Hungry Man" - Reel Logs, Tank, Jacob's Train

Playtone Productions, “The Great Buck Howard”, Tickle

NBC, "Port Wiseman" - Push

S&D Productions, "Blank Slate" - Waiting for the Bread

20th Century Fox, "The Big Adventures" - Across Walk

Warner Brothers, "Without a Trace" - Push 

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Paint Climbing

2005

Touchstone TV, "Crumbs" - Pebbles & Waves

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Waiting for the Bread

Backyard Productions, "Lending Tree" - Reel Logs, Across Walk

Warner Brothers, "Joey" - Waiting for the Bread

Tool of North America, "Hotwire.com" - Reel Logs, Riding Past

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Push, Paint Climbing

20th Century Fox, "Stacked" - Dripping Gold

Warner Brothers, "Old Christine" - Waiting

20th Century Fox, "Stacked" - Arrow, Shadow

20th Century Fox, "24" - Tank

HSI Productions, "Burger King" - Dripping Gold

20th Century Fox, "Diamond & Weisman Project" - Arrow

Schofield Film, "Lowes" - Waiting

RSA USA, "McDonalds" - Reel Logs

2004

PYTKA, "Motorola" - Pebbles & Waves

Wooster Productions, "Reality" - Waiting for the Bread, Waiting, Palm, Swirl, Arrow, Reel Logs

NBC, "Men's Room" - Pebbles & Waves

Wooster Productions, "Strong Medicine" - Swirl, Arrow, Reel Logs, Waiting

NBC, "Men's Room" - Waiting for the Bread, Waiting, Palm

Dreamworks, "The Ring II" - Reel Logs

Smuggler, "Netflix" - Arrow, Palm

NBC, "Men's Room" - Waiting for the Bread, Waiting

Touchstone, "My Wife and Kids", Waiting

Dimension Films, "Cursed" - Waiting for the Bread

NBC, "Good Morning Miami" - Shadows

NBC, "Happy Family" - Arrow

Epoch Films, "Monster.com" - Arrow

2003

WB-TV, "Rock Me Baby" - Waiting for the Bread, Waiting

NBC, "Good Morning Miami" - Shadows

MUSIC CD PACKAGING

"Waiting for the Bread", Carl Tassi, Cengiz Yaltkaya, Austin Nicholsen

"SightSoundingBackDrops+8", Stephen "Breeze" Smith

PUBLICATIONS

2012

“Views from the Pew” by J.C. Pedigo, cover photo. - Portal Center Press, Gleneden Beach, OR

2010

WPGA Annual 2009 - winners from the Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, York, UK

2006

Book By Authors - Long Beach Public Library Foundation. Ryan Smolar, designer, Long Beach, CA

2004

International Photography Awards 2003 book, Jeff Griffith, designer

Tar Wolf Review, art editor, Jason D. Vaughn, Clarksrange, TN

The Photo Review, Langhorne, PA

2003

Photographer's Forum, Best of Photography Annual, Santa Barbara, CA

RECOGNITION - FILM/VIDEO/AUDIO . . . . . AN EARLIER LIFE

1993

New York Festivals:  Finalist – "A…musing on Innovation". Professional and personal development category. A whimsical, meandering, sometimes lurching, journey through quirky processes and products of innovation.

1977

Gabriel Award: Best Documentary – "This Family That is Church", the installation of John Cummins as Bishop of Oakland, CA

1973

Broadcast Media Award: Best TV Documentary – "Gay Power", the rise of gay political power in San Francisco, CA

Emmy, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences: Best Documentary – "Gay Power", as above.

Associated Press Award: Best Documentary – "Pastures of Plenty", the demise of the family farm in California.

1972

Emmy, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences: Best Documentary – "Pastures of Plenty", as above.

Emmy, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences: Excellence in Local News Coverage – "Isleton Flood".

1971

McQuade Memorial Award: Best Humanitarian Documentary – "Old Folks at Home", the attempts of elderly residents of the Yerba Buena Redevelopment Area to have a say in their relocation.

San Francisco Press Club: Best Editor – "Shugendo", feature story on a Zen mountaineering sect.

1970

Florida-Georgia American Advertising Federation: First Place – Creation and production of television ad campaign for "Forrest Amusements".

1965

Radio-Television Guild: Best Radio Documentary – "Vietnam Day", program on one of the first Berkeley Protest Marches.