Every year in December I take a moment to look back on the year and select what I consider to be my best work of the year. This year most of the selections are mostly environmental portraits for clients, The Times Herald-Record, Ulster Magazine and Orange Magazine. Here my collection from my best 16 photos published in 2016 in no particular order. Here at past Best photo packages for 2015, 2014, and 2013.
Gerry Leonard, guitarist for David Bowie at the Mudd Puddle Cafe in New Paltz. This was shot for Ulster Magazine.
Studio portrait of country singer Becky Pine.
2016 Varsity 845 All Stars – Daniel Grant, Middletown basketball player of the year 2016. This was shot in the Middletown high school gym with 2 strobes for the Times Herald-Record
Quinceañera Portraits at the Mohonk Gatehouse
Dance portrait for The Dance Emporium
Portrait of Erik Brower for Innate Chriopractic
Fall portrait in Bloomingburg
2016 Varsity 845 All Stars – Michael Weiss, Goshen High School, mixed light long exposure portrait shot for the Times Herald-Record
2016 Varsity 845 All Stars – Kellyann Averill, Saugerties High School, mixed light long exposure portrait shot for the Times Herald-Record
Photo of the Columbus statue in Middletown for an Orange Magazine story on Newburgh monuments.
Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra music director Russell Ger for Orange Magazine
Dr. Hal Teitelbaum is the Founder, Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Crystal Run Healthcare in front of a wall displaying Times Herald-Record newspapers about Crystal Run Healthcare, shot for the Times Herald-Record.
Eileen Moon, principle cellist with the NY Philharmonic at the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center shot for Orange Magazine
Gerardo Gastro, left, and Michael Gabor, right, are the owners of Newburgh Art Supply and the Palatine Shop in Newburgh. They also live in the Grand Street building that houses their business for Orange Magazine
Brian A. Palmer poses outside his home with his metal detector for an Orange Magazine story on the treasures he has uncovered.
Portrait of Robin Kleister Reynolds for the 2016 Orange Magazine Women of Achievement edition.