Originally from Montana and schooled in both New Zealand and Canada (Emily Carr), Michael has spent the last decade bridging together a conceptual photo degree with technical skills developed from years working in the Photo Industry. Michael was born into the industry in Montreal and New Zealand where he started assisting and creating music videos before moving to New York City. Once in New York, Michael cut his teeth at Milk Studios before heading out as a Certified Phase One Digital Tech and Lighting Director. Currently based in New York and LA, Michael spends extensive time abroad and around the continent working on an assortment of creative projects primarily focused on fashion and portraiture.