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Hi, my name is Mike, a professional wedding and portrait photographer born, raised, and based here in beautiful, Silverlake, Los Angeles, California.

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December 14, 2011 in Headshots, Performances

Whoa! We’re 11 days away from Christmas! How is everyone doing? Hopefully, your shopping is all done, and your literally just relaxing waiting for the rush to happen, and then ease into the New Year :) 

For me, the week was spent preparing for the annual Grateful Crane Ensemble’s Christmas show in Torrance this past weekend. Couple that with a headshot shoot of one my friends, include a Cold Tofu show, and yet another two holiday parties, and that makes for one busy week! 
So, that being said, here are some images from the week. 
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During rehearsals :) 
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I wish I was small enough to do this still! Aydin, one of our cast members during rehearsals for the show. Cool hat BTW.
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What the holidays are all about – laughter and good friends :) 
Finally, here are a few images of my session with my friend Rumi. Fun times!
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One more Christmas show to perform in this week, and then it’s “smooth” sailing until X-mas, well, until two weddings before the year ends.
Have a terrific week everyone! Happy Holidays!