Portraits

Portraits: Janny García

When I started this series of portraits, some of the people I most wanted to photograph were the members of the García Family, as to…

Portraits: José Blanco

While at the brand new Blue Smoke in Dallas, José Blanco of La Aurora graciously allowed me some time to photograph him. He has been…

Portraits: Marvin Samel

I heard that Marvin Samel, co-founder of Drew Estate cigars was going to be in town at the Up In Smoke on McKinney Ave. for…

Portraits: Manuel “Manolo” Quesada Jr.

Last week I was invited to an event at Two Brothers Cigars, a great B&M in Plano (and I would say, one of the best…

Portraits: Jorge Padrón

Last week, I had the pleasure of photographing cigar legend Jorge Padrón for my Icons of Cigars series when he made a stop into Dallas…

Portraits: Sam Leccia

Last week, I posted some videos of the portrait shoot with Sam Leccia of Cain/NUb Cigars. Leccia was gracious enough to allow me a bit of…

Portrait Shoot & Cigar Rolling with Sam Leccia of Cain/NUb Cigars

In my never ending quest to photograph portraits of all of the Icons of Cigars, I asked Sam Leccia of Cain/Nub Cigars for five or…

Icons of Cigars: Benjamin Menendez

Late last year, Benji Menendez was coming to Dallas to promote his brand new cigar, the Partagas Master Series, as part of his “Benji Menendez…

Portraits: Pete Johnson

When Pete Johnson of Tatuaje Cigars came to Cigar Shop and More for an event, I asked to see if I could photograph him for…

Icons of Cigars: José “Pepín” García

Being a photographer by trade, I decided to try and start shooting portraits of some of the Icons of Cigars when I am able to get…