Photo Essay

Never a Dull Moment

always be

Shawn Beth-Marie Burgess has been that one girl in my life that constantly inspires me almost everyday. We'd do anything for each other. She has been one of my first models, my mentor, my muse, my best friend and without a doubt, my favorite person to photograph since i first started photography (she will never believe me if i ever told her that. haha.) It's very rarely we ever get to shoot together due to the fact that she now lives 500 miles north of me in Berkeley, California where she is studying at University of California, Berkeley to become an entertainment lawyer at the age of 21, but when we do get together to shoot i know for a fact that the photos are going to come out better than i expected. Shawn and I are constantly filled with artsy, humorous, risky, beautiful ideas. Before we started shooting together, she had never posed for a photographer in her life, and still, she has always been willing to do whatever it takes to get that one perfect shot. Definitely a natural. And my god, those eyes! Anyone, i mean anyone could get lost in them.

Our friendship, our love, our good times will never be removed from my memory.

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8 responses

  • Michael Adams

    Michael Adams gave props (16 Dec 2008):

    Very nice article. Great series of photos. I like how each one gives a different feel.

  • Bethany Crawford

    Bethany Crawford said (16 Dec 2008):

    She's beautiful. It sounds like you guys have a great relationship.

  • Spectre Photo

    Spectre Photo gave props (16 Dec 2008):

    beautiful tribute..voted

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (17 Dec 2008):

    Hell...Yeah! It rocks!

  • Jessi MacCall

    Jessi MacCall said (29 Dec 2008):

    i love it
    beautiful model, beautiful photography

  • Jamie Grace-Duff

    Jamie Grace-Duff gave props (1 Jan 2009):

    Each image another story. I could spend days in each one. Awesome!

  • Myriam Galarneau

    Myriam Galarneau (Deleted) said (11 Mar 2009):

    she's gorgeous . does she want to becom a full time model?

  • Chelsea Rising

    Chelsea Rising gave props (5 Oct 2009):

    Beautiful, romantic, voted!

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