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Yearly Archives: 2013

Cardboard Adventures!

My partner Charlotta Janssen and I did a chalkboard ad for Rafaella this spring, and Charlotta made a few cardboard cutouts to slightly differentiate it from an earlier campaign we had done for the same client. I loved her small creations, and really wanted to do something large scale with it. Because of our busy […]

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Creating Creative Kids in FamilyFun Magazine

  I photographed this story for Family Fun in July at Ten Ton Studio. All the kids were easy to work with until I got to the guitar player. He seemed a bit withdrawn at the moment, and I wasn’t getting anything from him. Zilch. I tried a little of this and a little of […]

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Denver Hayes Vintage

After five years of traveling to Calgary and San Diego for Mark’s, they finally came to visit me in Brooklyn! It made me very happy to see my friends in my neighborhood, and for them to bring such a fun project! I think that the locations fit their ideas like the perfect pair of jeans!

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Rafaella: Behind the Scenes with Shannon & Charlotta

  I had the pleasure of collaborating with my partner Charlotta Janssen a second time  for Rafaella. The first campaign was a smashing success, so they invited us back again! In this series of ads, Charlotta also fabricated  cardboard cutouts of objects, which I thought added a lovely touch to our scenes. These are the first […]

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This is a Subaru ad I shot this spring. The day started out first beautiful and sunny, but by the time we were ready to shoot, the fog rolled in, and I could hardly see the family through my lens. We shot through the soup anyway, and then after an hour of shooting, the fog […]

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