Opening reception of Basin and Range show

Basin and Range exhibit opening reception was a great success. Check out some of the photos from Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery at VegasSeven and the Las Vegas Weekly

photos: Mike Hill / Focalchrome

Basin & Range

Opening Reception: June 12th, 6pm-8pm Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery, Alta Ham Fine Arts Building UNLV

4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas 89154

Basin & Range is a group exhibition incorporating artists from the Las Vegas Valley. The show highlights Central Nevada's Basin & Range province, including Michael Heizer's Double Negative.

Preserving Michael Heizer's land art

"There’s this idea that in a century, visitors to Nevada will walk Michael Heizer’s epic artwork, “City,” a massive, four-decade undertaking composed of minimalist structures in Lincoln County." Check out more at the Las Vegas Weekly

* Stay tuned for an upcoming exhibit to help preserve this land - curated by Checko Salgado 

Michael Govan, left, and David Hickey at Cabaret Jazz in the Smith Center on April 7, 2015.  Las Vegas Weekly Photo: Checko Salgado / Focalchrome

Michael Govan, left, and David Hickey at Cabaret Jazz in the Smith Center on April 7, 2015.  Las Vegas Weekly

Photo: Checko Salgado / Focalchrome

The Roots - New Years 2015

A great night at the Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas - Bringing in the New Year right with The Roots.  

Photos: Mike Hill / Focalchrome

Vast Life at The Western for Life is Beautiful

Check out our video installation at The Western and Vast Space during Life is Beautiful. Find us near the Lionel Richie stage.

A day in Tecopa Springs documenting the work of 4 artists. film by: Mike Hill and Checko Salgado Artists in order of appearance: Kim Johnson, Sierra Slentz, Christopher Bauder and Brent Sommerhauser.  Music by: Naïm Amor - Thanks to VAST space projects

Perris Aquino

A fun shoot with the talented Perris Aquino. He was flipping, jumping off roofs and throwing any break move at will. Check out the article in the DC Culture Guide Fall Issue.

photos: Mike Hill / Focalchrome

Times Herald-Record

On a recent assignment for The Times Herald-Record we photographed several Las Vegas attractions to accompany a story, What Atlantic City can learn from Las Vegas about drawing non-gambling dollars. Check out a few other photos we shot around Vegas over Labor Day weekend.

The Cults - Under the Lights - Container Park

Focalchrome projected video and captured photos at the first Under the Lights concert series. The Cults, American Cream, Technicolor and Overjoy rocked the  Downtown Container Park in Las Vegas.  Shout out to DTP, Chris Jones and Off Sixth.

Preview Thursdays in the Arts District

Great hanging out at the 18b Arts District with The Las Vegan. Here is a small compilation we made with music from our friend, Naim Amor.

Punk Rock Bowling

Willis Allen 100 years

An exciting night aboard the USS Midway aircraft carrier in San Diego for the 100th anniversary of Willis Allen real estate. Followed by a longer night of fun in the Gaslamp District.

Somersault Letterpress

A day with our amigos at Somersault Letterpress. Check out some outtakes during the filming of Narrative Photography: Storytelling with Photo Essays on Craftsy. If you are looking for quality, custom printing in Las Vegas contact Somersault Letterpress

Fora do Tempo 3 - Timelapse in Porto Alegre

Fora do Tempo is an ongoing project with Mike Hill and Thais Petzhold - Here is installment 3 shot in Porto Alegre, Brasil.

685 photographs taken over 24 minutes / Porto Alegre, Brazil  / Concepção: Thais Petzhold Camera: Mike Hill / Music: Prefuse 73

'Conk' - Narrative Photography - Craftsy

Check out Narrative Photography: Storytelling with Photo Essays available at Craftsy.com 

"Go behind the scenes on two Las Vegas photo shoots with professional photographer Mike Hill, and learn how to create captivating photo essays from start to finish. Navigate on-location demands, and collaborate with subjects for candid, authentic photos. Effectively frame compelling shots using compositional principles, and learn when and how to adjust available light with on and off-camera flash and affordable modifiers. Then, enjoy step-by-step guidance through Adobe Lightroom to quickly narrow down hundreds of photos to a small collection of shots that reveal your subject’s story."

EDC

115,000 people attended 2013 EDC - 3 nights of art, music and 75 Djs performing on 6 stages.
Client: Gary Goddard Entertainment