He Shook Sinatra’s Hand – Brian O’Rourke

  He Shook Sinatra’s Hand – Brian O’Rourke~ Life is probably best when you go from, “Oh. We’ve made a horrible mistake,” to, “Whoa. This is amaaaaazing!”, in a matter of a few minutes. I was out celebrating the birthday of a great friend of mine. Her newish boyfriend had spent all day on Yelp, …

Photo Daily: Jillian Ann Loves Her Piano

  One of my missions as a photographer is to find ways to integrate people and their passions in any image I’m making with them. The essence of who they are at their core. With my friend Jillian Ann, that often means finding her a piano. Jillian Ann loves her piano. She loves posing on it as …

Photo Daily: Jillian Ann and the Steinway

  “Can we find a piano?” That’s a question I’ve heard many times from my good friend Jillian Ann. I think being close to any piano is her happy place. A call to a good art director friend, who has a beautiful home, and more importantly, a gorgeous vintage Steinway grand piano, and I was able …

Photo Daily: Jillian Ann Grand Piano Portrait

  I’ve known Jillian Ann for about 14 years now. I met her when she was using her modeling to pay for her music gear. You see, while she loved being in front of the camera, music was always her predominant passion. It still is. A few years ago while we were collaborating on some art and …