Advertising and Corporate Communication / Serving Los Angeles and all of Southern California.
Dave is an advertising photographer specializing in environmental portraits and location photography. He has been supplying photography to advertising and corporate clients for over twenty years. A Southern California based photographer, his work encompasses editorial, lifestyle, advertising, fashion, beauty, health care, annual report, corporate, industrial, executives portraiture, and enjoys working with children. His commercial and fine art photography showcases his mastery of light and the ability to work well with people. Dave’s schooling at Brooks Institute and graduate work at Syracuse University has provided him with a solid background in the Visual Arts, Commercial Art, Photography, Arts & Humanities.
Photographed Metropolitan Opera since 1975 including Pavarotti, Domingo, Pryce, Norman, Hvorostovsky and Netrebko, most Ballet (ABT,NYCB, DTH, Kirov, Bolshoi, Paris Opera Ballet and many others) and Modern Dance companies such as Merce Cunningham, Alvin Ailey, Paul Taylor, Martha Graham, Trisha Brown and other post modern dance companies as well as avantgarde theater and music such as Robert Wilson, Richard Foreman, Lee Breuer, Jazz musicians such as Ornette Coleman, Dizzy Gillespie, Betty Carter.
Margot’s love for creating vibrant images has only increased after 20 years in the photography business. She has travelled the world capturing photos of great originality and perspective. Whether photographing America’s Secretary of State or her 2-year-old neighbor, Margot translates emotions into exciting, meaningful images. She captures the feeling of the moment–whether it be passion, love or empathy–and allows you to feel it.
For more than ten years, Margot has been a contract photographer for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. She has also created much-praised photography for Lockheed-Martin, The Associated Press, Pharmaceutical Manufacturers of America and various corporations, universities, associations and performing arts centers. Ellen Schantz Director of Communications and Marketing at Northwestern University School of Music, wrote ‘I have supervised performing arts photography for almost twenty years, in settings from Carnegie Hall to major orchestras, to top music schools. Without question, Margot Schulman is the very best photographer with whom I have worked. Frame after frame reaches the level of superb. She is a master of the moment and a true artist.’ She is a long-standing member of the American Society of Media Photographers.
A D.C. native, Margot attended Stone Ridge High School and the University of Colorado in Boulder. When not working, she thoroughly enjoys her time with her two daughters and her husband.
Margot works out of Falls Church, VA 22046