Archive for the ‘Personal’ Category

Salvation Mountain

Posted by Nicole on September 21, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

“Good gets better. Love gets bigger. Keep it simple, love everyone.” – Leonard Knight. September 2011 Salvation Mountain is a colorful art installation covering much of a small hill north of Calipatria, California, near Slab City and just several miles from the Salton Sea. It is made from adobe, straw, and thousands of gallons of […]

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Slab City

Posted by Nicole on September 5, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

Slab City has been created by a small but committed community of squatters in the Colorado Desert of South Eastern California, USA. Taking its name from the concrete slabs that remain from an abandoned World War II base, it is a tragic yet romantic landscape that commands its residents to possess the same balance of […]

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Time Turned Fragile

Posted by Nicole on August 23, 2011 in Music, Personal, Portraits | No Comments

It’s been awhile, I apologize. The past four months have been some of the busiest and craziest of my life. The past two weeks have been some of the most humbling. I’ll spare you the sappy details, but life always has a way of keeping you in check and reminding you of what’s really important. […]

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Mike and Nicole: Detroit

Posted by Nicole on May 3, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Weddings | No Comments

Photographing this wedding meant a lot to me. It’s not very often that I visit home and it’s not often to be able to witness and be a part of something so beautiful. Everything about it was perfect. Call me a sap, but moments like these remind what’s really important in life. A little touch […]

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Eric Nicolau

Posted by Nicole on April 18, 2011 in Personal, Portraits | No Comments

I have been friends with Eric for the past five years.  I met him while he was touring with my friend’s band on Warped Tour – this guy rules.  Not only is he ruggedly handsome and talented, but he’s full of surprises – actor, musician, model and all around bad-ass friend.  He needed some new […]

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Record Store Day

Posted by Nicole on April 17, 2011 in Music, Personal | No Comments

If you didn’t already know, I am a huge Anberlin fan.  When I heard that they’d be releasing “Cities” on vinyl for Record Store Day, I knew I had to get my hands on one.  The most exciting and frustrating part of this day is that there are ton of limited edition vinyl records released […]

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April Photo Update

Posted by Nicole on April 11, 2011 in Music, Personal, Portraits, Weddings | 2 Comments

Just some photos over the past few months that I can finally post, enjoy!

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Alternative Press Tour – D.R.U.G.S.

Posted by Nicole on March 28, 2011 in Music, Personal, Portraits | 2 Comments

I was able to spend a couple of days on the Alternative Press Tour with my friends in Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows. Be sure to check them out on the Alternative Press Tour – if you happen to miss them this time around, catch them on all of this year’s Warped Tour! For you […]

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Help Haiti – Photo Sessions

Posted by Nicole on January 14, 2010 in Personal | No Comments

After the recent tragic events that took place in Haiti, I’ve decided to help out in any way I can. For $100, I will do a 20-30 minute photo session with you. 100% of the proceeds will go to a Haiti charity of your choice. What you will receive: – Photo session (20-30 minutes) in […]

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Hollywood Sunset

Posted by Nicole on January 11, 2010 in Personal, Travel | 3 Comments

Sunset over Hollywood Reservoir.  This song is about as epic as the view over the hills. [wpaudio url=”″ text=”Michael Brook – Salvation Mountain”]

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