A Sturdy Vessel “Wedge me, turn me, roll me around like clay, before the shaping. Turn me inside out, rub my rough leathery skin back in, back in-to, the smooth moist darkness. Folding inwards, a mediative rhythm, Slide, tuck, fold. Slide, tuck, fold. Slide,...
Streets “Believing each other’s eyes into existence, Shy souls converge in the streets. Water droplets reveal rainbows, and essence meet. Called to dance in the rain, Splashing-light they merge, Eyes locked in the moment. Time collapses, the Earth slows, her...
Truly “Let the size and colorful content of your heart, inspire awe. Let it satisfy you, Nourish you, Feed you. Allow your desires to mature, Be vintaged, Refined, Clarified. Spiced with the peach blossoms, of a Sweet Longing. Fruits delivered on the luscious...
Each Other Colors “Crying, Shedding tears of Joy, For 45 dry Red desert miles, So much love, Laughter and Smiles. The jade Wellspring of 2 Flaming Purple hearts, Kindred spirits, twin Flames, spontaneous Games, Hazelnut coffee, Brown with Green forests, White...
“The key to manifesting, Is loving the process… Of attaining our dreams. Equally loving the insights, Rewards, And setbacks. That allow us to refine and expand the dream we choose to live. Allowing us, To become more than we preconceived. And the dream,...
Stretch “The gifts of life increase in size, To see them, grow larger eyes. We must stretch to reach them, open hearts to feed them. expand to be them. Come to the edge, Lean on tip-toes, Arms held out wide, Tears springing from glowing eyes, Stand tall with...
Of Love “A pupil once asked Ishq of Love. Ishq derived that Love is ephemeral, freeing, fleeting in nature, gaining momentum. He screamed with his eyes Love is visceral and translucent, compelling and slow, yet, undeniable in it’s movements. Smiling he...
Return “Do not be saddened that you cannot return to Afghanistan. Your blood is already heavily spiced. The call to prayer already rings in your ears, Hums, shivers, resoundes in your dusty soul. The cityscape, hazed and vibrant, Beckons you to wander, In search...
Bathing “Bathing in the warm waters of self-love Ecstasy settles in. Feel, invite, welcome, nourishment. Derived from the wellspring of sunshine within Affection, cascades down my shoulders and up my spine. Your loving breath accepting the curve of my neck....
Bountiful “Anoint yourself with the ashes of your fears, Allow prosperity to flow from within, Let the heart lead you, with devotional clarity, Knowing that all unfolds divinely. Graced with presence beyond rationality, Beyond judgement, Beyond limitation....
Lullabies “Sing you a song Woman, Know-who-you-are, Sing you a song Woman, Hold-in-my-arms, Full moon is risin’, hands run through your hair, Come a bit closer to hear a fairy tale. Whoa, Whoa, Whoa, The Sycamores know, That the stars, They will fall, Into...
“Letting eyes love me, These eyes say the two words All eyes want to hear, ‘Love Me.’ Two potent words paired together. What could be stronger, More divine, More luscious Than the words, ‘My Love?’ Why Love? When we could fear, Contract...
A Compass “Calm the winds of your mind, and the waves of your heart will subside. Still the wind and the waters, to reveal a great map of stars. A galaxy reflected in your soul. Depth expanding in every sacred direction. Stare into these waters… Know this...
What to do With Stones “Breath in deeply, the Love that surrounds you, Pick up the cold stones, others have dropped at your feet, Polish them into gems, Touch them to your heart, Watch them glow in your palms. Lay them, at the feet, of the next person, that...
Alex has been invaluable to me and my work on The Enemies Project. Alex assisted me on a very logistically and emotionally challenging project in Kashmir on the border of India and Pakistan. For two and a half months we traveled in an area that was frequently closed down by military police. We met with
Nelson Guda PhDStudio of Nelson GudaDecember 25, 2015
Alex photographed our wedding in Forks, WA outside of Olympic National Park. He did an amazing job capturing the spontaneous beauty of the location and our wonderful small group. His relaxed, creative and personable vibe made it very easy to take a variety of eclectic group photos. We really appreciated having you as a part
Andrew PaytonDecember 15, 2015
Alex photographed and made prints of one of my paintings for me. He nailed it on the colors! The subtle changes of tone in the blue water and the pinks in the sunset were perfectly replicated in the printed versions. Great artist, very timely, and most importantly, a pleasure to work with.
Bridget Williams7th Street WindowsDecember 22, 2015
Alex has been a really receptive translator for my company and what we represent. His translation abilities and creative skill brings the unique story of each entrepreneur.
Sage Petersonvitalitysage.comFitness Coach and Martial ArtistAugust 31, 2016
We hired Alex to photograph our wedding. He was enthusiastic about our special day leading up to the big event. When it came to our rehearsal they day before our wedding, Alex took the time to get some photos of us practicing where we would be standing and my dad walking me down the isle.
Sam LindleyDecember 21, 2015
Alex was absolutely terrific as our main man to build our website and webstore. He was great with the tricky technical details and also awesome with the big-picture concept, and helping us convey that often elusive “just right” look and feel that truly expressed who and what Solay Superfood is.
Derek Van Atta Founder and Owner, Solay SuperfoodGraphic Design, Product Photography, Website Design/MaintenanceNovember 14, 2015
The services provided were professional, punctual and personable! An all around great experience.
James MirabalFreelance Audio EngineerDecember 17, 2015
Alex is incredible to work with. He's professional and well presented and easily makes any interviewee comfortable. I had the opportunity to work with Alex on a video and he seamlessly worked my ideas and his together in a way that enhanced the piece. He graciously accepts constructive criticism and new ideas for the work
Emily BowieSan Juan Citizens AllianceDecember 21, 2015
I was invited to participate in the Wild Women 2017 Calendar photo shoot in Oregon. Not really knowing what to expect, I was both nervous and excited. The moment I met Alex I felt comfortable and once we began shooting I was completely at ease. Alex wasted no time setting up the perfect locations and
Marla Schmidt"Wild Women of 2017" ModelNovember 14, 2016
Alex’s photography makes the San Juan Mountains come to life, for even those who have never touched foot in southern Colorado. His photos have brought new life to our website.
I hired Alex on a last-minute project to photograph a large event with high-level invitees including U.S. Congressmen and U.S. Senators as well as local elected officials and community VIPs. Alex was timely in his responses, easy to collaborate with, and very professional. His photographs came out very well, and he sent them to me
Micha RosenoerSW Field Organizer, Conservation ColoradoDecember 17, 2015
Alex worked with me and provided a scientific graphic which depicts a relatively complicated experimental design and associated results. His service was effective in asking me questions to ensure he understood my desired product to his fullest potential and continued to submit drafts to me to ensure that he was on the right track. Alex
Michael RemkePhD Student at NAUDecember 17, 2015
Alex is a joy to work with! We were able to be ourselves for our engagement shoot because he made us feel comfortable. The best part of working with him was how he made the entire process easy and fun! We are so glad we found Alex to be our photographer. We love the photos
Nathan & Atalie Engagement PhotosMay 16, 2017
Alex is easy to work with, very professional, and most importantly takes amazing photos! I have no hesitation in recommending his services if you are interested in giving your property a competitive edge. Our Airbnb listing looks amazing - Alex really did our place justice!
Elizabeth FoxleyAirbnb OwnerReal Estate PhotosApril 19, 2017
Alex's video skills really impressed me. He did a great job listening to what I was going for and helped bring out the best of what I had to offer. He was professional, detailed and there was a timely turnaround. The video and audio quality was excellent and he was even helpful in the post
Kyle GrayConversion CakeDecember 18, 2015
Alex is an amazing photographer. He captured so many beautiful moments of our wedding. Also he is wonderful to work with very personable and understanding of all family dynamics. I would recommend him for all events you can think of.
Elizabeth LurieFebruary 12, 2016
Advocacy and community organizing can be condensed into one simple word: storytelling. Not only does Alex understand the deep importance of story in creating our past, present, and future - he also possesses the unique skill of transforming the lens of his camera into a compelling voice, an incisive pen. Alex’s images help define, elaborate,
Dan OlsonExecutive Director, San Juan Citizens AllianceNovember 14, 2015
Alex snapped some excellent professional photos of me the other week in Chiang Mai. We did a few different sets, in a few different locations, and I was extremely satisfied with his work. He provides high-value photography work and is a pleasure to spend time with.
Paul AustinTOEFL Speaking TeacherDecember 15, 2015