Off Script by Scarves – Music Video

If you follow my work, you may recognize Niko Stathakopoulos. The frontman and founder of the Indie-Pop band, “Scarves,” Niko is one of the most motivated musicians I know. He is one of the most prolific producers of music videos for an indie band I’ve ever met. Always throwing around ideas and looking for ways to make new videos that are fun and engaging. This project was put aside months ago and then, out of the blue, suddenly came back front and center. With little more than a week to prepare, Niko found himself a talented group of luchadors in …

SVO: Subject/Verb/Object

Subjec / Verb / Object  is a Bellingham rock band composed of Jake Werrion and Brett Steelhammer, yes….. Steelhammer. I first met Jake a few years ago as he was and still is dating a past roommate of mine. Goofy and loveable he’s always a good friend to turn to. Brett, I met just before the shoot began. On top of that, I didn’t have a chance to hear any of their music before the shoot. But I knew Jake and we got along fine, I knew his general style. I was put on the spot to find some interesting …

Northwest Heat Music Video Festival

Northwest Heat Music Video Festival: A festival of local Northwest based music videos interspersed with local live bands. Founded in 2014 by Robert Borjorquez, this new festival consistently finds some dazzling music videos and some rad local bands to fill the evening. I’ve photographed this fesival twice now and it’s always fun to see how Robert uses the images in a fun creative way. [print_gllr id=436]