Guitarist and former member of the rock band Phantom Planet who has also played with groups like Jack's Mannequin. He'd leave Phantom Planet in 2004 to pursue his photography career.
He began learning guitar at a young age before he developed an interest in photography. He'd graduate from USC.
His photos have been featured in Rolling Stone, Spin, Nylon, and High Times magazines.
He was raised in the greater Los Angeles area.
He returned to music in 2006, playing shows with many artists including Beck Hansen.