/// 2010 News Archive ///  



Mega Man 10 Lost Commercial

I've worked on commercials before, but this was my first time as DP. It was ridiculously fun to make with a MEGA awesome cast & crew.



KatFood for Hardcover Graphic Novel

My photos are going to be in the bonus section of the French hardcover edition of Jim Mahfood's Kick Drum Comix this spring, published by Indeez Urban Editíons.



Sneak Peak: Hi Fashion $9.99

Sweet behind-the-scenes photos taken by my assistant Jen Zern at my recent photo shoot of the art/fashion/performance band in downtown Los Angeles.



The Ebersole-Hughes Company

Orange you glad I am commissioned every year to take the annual holiday portrait of filmmakers P. David Ebersole and Todd Hughes?


  /// 2009 and Previous News ///  




BACKFOCUS: Inspiración

Awesome photo blog from Spain lists my pic of Jana & Jayme in their Inspiration category. Yay! ^_^ arrow




Jon Gibson and I get interviewed by Renata Espinosa about Comic-Con couture, plus fun costume pix! arrow





JANA & JAYME Photo Shoot

Check out the ultra pink pix from my shoot with Jayme & Jana in their all pink rehearsal space! arrow



Jayme & Jana Exclusive VIDEO

Here's a hilarious behind the scenes video clip from my shoot with Jana & Jayme! arrow




COMRADE Magazine #2

Check out our latest interview in Comrade of the very awesome artist SCOTT C. and friends! arrow



COMRADE Magazine #3

Check out my photos and interview with "ich bin 8-bit" artist and pixel-pimp, JUDE BUFFUM! arrow




Photos: GRAFUCK Party

Here's some of my photos from the GRAFUCK book release party and exhibition at Gallery Nucleus! arrow



BPM Magazine #96

Check out my photos of Jim Mahfood, as shot for BPM Magazine issue #96: L.A. Style! arrow




ich bin 8-bit / Berlin PHOTOS

Check out the fun pix from our crazy trip and exhibition in Germany as part of the Pictopia Character Walk! arrow



ich bin 8-bit TIME LAPSE

Jude created this super awesome time lapse video of us in Berlin from my photos! Nowon Vimeo! arrow




ich bin 8-bit @ Neurotitan Gallery

We're curating an "i am 8 Bit" art installation in Berlin using thousands of Post-It Notes this March! arrow



COMRADE Magazine #1

I've launched a new online mag which interviews creatives. Here's our first article with PEEKABOO! arrow




PICTOPIA 2009 - Berlin

Come and join us in celebrating the best of character design at this year's Pictoplasma conference! arrow



Los Angeles Ink Stains #12

Jen and I make a wacky appearance in Jim Mahfood's super awesome comic! arrow




Kitchen Sync Revival

Jen and I worked on a variety show TV pilot last year, and now you can watch it online in HD! arrow



KSR Behind The Scenes Pix

Here's over 400 photos I took on-location, of the cast & crew of the Kitchen Sync Revival! arrow




BIG L.A. SALE: Jan 2009

I just moved to a new apt and need to make room. Lots of cool stuff 4 sale including my B&W darkroom! arrow



Photography: F A S H I O N

I've been working on overhauling and separating my different portfolios. First up, FASHION! arrow



Fangirl Project: Eve

Here's a photo of awesome fangirl Eve who carves Star Trek captains into pumpkins! arrow


Fangirl Project: Casey

Merry Xmas from Fangirl Project! Here's our latest pic of Galacticast star, Casey McKinnon!





FALL OUT BOY for iTunes

My first picture of FOB is now up on iTunes for their latest single. Check it out in the iTunes store! arrow



SF: Hearts & Guns Exhibit

Check out my two pieces at The Salon in San Francisco from Oct 16-Dec 3. Opening reception Oct 18. arrow




I AM 8 BIT v. 2008 in L.A.

Voted "Best Art Show" by LA Weekly! Now at World of Wonder Storefront Gallery in Hollywood!



Here's a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the making of my Bubble Bobble piece for the 8 bit show!





I finally caved and opened an account at Blogger where I speak of the pompitous of Love...


VinylKings party at SDCC

Check out my pix from the Munky King and Vinyl Pulse party at the 2008 San Diego Comic Con!




Pictoplasma NYC

Pictoplasma is back in the Big Apple! Come and join us for a weekend of character design!


Exclusive Print Now Available!

You can now purchase a limited edition matted print of my piece in last year's I Am 8 Bit show!




Pink or Kink Party

Check out the hilarious pictures from Valentine's Day at the loft!


Loft Rental in Downtown L.A.

Email for info on renting my loft for photo shoots, performances, casting, parties, etc!




Happy Thanksgiving!

Here's my Thanksgiving photo pinup promos, featuring the lovely Jessica Kiper aka Sugar!


Art For Life: Save The Children

Blue Rooster Art in L.A. presents a rad benefit art show and mural party at their studio!




Submitted to JPG Issue 14: Fanatic. Is it a good fit? VOTE NOW!


Becky, The Doll Collector

I just uploaded my latest portrait at!

If you dig this picture, please PLEASE VOTE for it to be considered for the next issue of JPG Magazine!




FLIST: Bloggers' Art Exhibit

Check out my two pieces at the FLIST show at the Happy Dog Gallery in Chicago! Redesigned

The documentary is moving along, so check out the updated site with some of the first pix!




Life As We Know It: Los Angeles

Jez and I have both written some new posts for the LA art blog. More pix on my candids Flickr.


Just Can't Get Enough

My friends wrote a cool book about stuff from the 80s with some pix of my actual toy collection!





I made a second Flickr account to house candid photos and lots of convention pix!


Life As We Know It Post #1

I'm writing for LA's LIFE AS WE KNOW IT Blog, so here's my first post about my darkroom class!




FANGIRL Travel Itinerary

Meet us at Comic Con, DragonCon, BlizzCon, East Coast, West Coast & Canada! Plus $5 off DexCon!


Barnsdall Art Student Exhibit

Check out my photo and drawing at Barnsdall Art Center in L.A.! July 7 - Aug 18.




Grand Slam SCI-FI Summit!

Fangirls and fanboys, come and hang out at our Fangirl Project table at the hardcore Sci-Fi Summit in Burbank, CA from April 13-15!


I AM 8 BIT v. 2007 in LA

The hottest videogame-inspired group show art exhibit is back again this year at Gallery 1988 from April 17 - May 12th!





Are you a hardcore fangirl? Then Jez and I would love to meet you for our new documentary project, Fangirl!



I finally finally after all this time started posting on Flickr! Here's my first picture there, a portrait of my friend Heath.





Check out the neat-o felt-covered book by Rinzen which includes the doll I worked on and some of my pics from Berlin!


FLICKR: Lauren

As I'm slow to update my photo portfolio, check out my Flickr for the most current pix. Here's one of notorious LL Cool Fritz.





Jen and I have joined forces to form a super-mecha of creativity with our new content development company, Brutey Froo!


Eclectic Boogaloo!

Check out my latest love dolls at the new Plush Week 2 exhibit at Gallery 1988 in lovely Los Angeles!





Grab this one-of-a-kind plush piece I made of Winnie the Pooh, available exclusively through Gallery 1988!

I'm now listed on Model Mayhem which is like the Myspace for photogs, stylists and models.




The Bunny Mandala Project

Check out the special limited edition best-of-bunny poster! The mandala shrine was presented at la Sous-Station Lebon, Nice, France


Pictoplasma Conference 2006

Come and join me at the next Pictoplasma Con in West Berlin, Germany this fall. It's gonna be amazing!




Characters At War @ SECCA

The exhibit has traveled across the ocean and landed at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art in NC!


Markus Klinko & Indrani Studio

I'm wrapping up my photography internship soon so shout outs to all the crew (especially Karin, Andrei and Trisha pictured above).




Storybook Series: Pooh Exhibit

Check out this really fun benefit show in collaboration with children! Opening this June at Gallery 1988 in Los Angeles!


I AM 8 BIT Book and Exhibit in LA

Check out the hot new book by Jon M. Gibson and come to the book release party on April 22nd in LA!




PLUSH WEEK Exhibit in LA

Get a little Valentine love this Feb at the plush art show at Gallery 1988 in Los Angeles!



Check out my work in the upcoming March issue of UK's COMPUTER ARTS magazine.





See photo album of the show which featured the Plush Zoo, Projector Project and much more...



See awesome art work on the online Projector Project at the Double Dutch Bus website.





Definitely check out the grand finale of the PLUSHTASTROPHE show at the BLK/MRKT Gallery in LA .


FLAT review in NY Times

The play FLAT which I was a co-writer for was recently reviewed in the New York Times. See PDF.




BERLIN Photo Album

Photos from the PICTOPLASMA Conference for Contemporary Character Design in Germany.


LONDON Photo Album

A few pictures from my stopover visits to Middle Earth... also known as London.




PICTOPLASMA 2005 Calendar

Check out the new calendar that includes my Goofy Glasses doll among many neat characters.


New FACES Photos

The photography section was recently redesigned and new images added to FACES.




Designed logo for forum site of the Da Vinci Code author.



See my photos of comic illustrator Diane DiMassa in issue #25.




See my fashion photos for PVR Menswear in issue #4.



Designed nav header for Buffy actor Camden Toy's official site.






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