Fashion

Grasshoppa

Grasshoppa

In the late 90’s I was taking lots of photos of the rave scene here in Denver. This shot of Armando Guerra was taken just before he left for a party. This period of time is when Armando first began designing clothing. His designs were all for himself and often involved hot glue and fake […]


Chill

Chill

As I start to build up my fashion portfolio, I continue to go through my archive and find little treasures like this. I love the deep shadows of this piece


Win a Dream Date with Phil Bender

Win a Dream Date with Phil Bender

a Dana Cain event www.DanaCain.com Love often begins with a single outing. A special evening together. A “Dream Date.” And so it is with The Love Show. Before it really begins, we wanted to find that “special someone.” I wracked my brain to come up with the Art Community’s most desirable bachelor, the sexiest, most […]


Remigio

Remigio

Photo of the Day: This photo was chosen, in part, by a random selection by Felix Macias with the # 175. This photo of my partner, Remy was from our second photo shoot together. As I was editing the photo I thought about who helped to choose it. Felix is also a photographer who really […]


Macho Sissy

Macho Sissy

I’ve been hanging out with my friend Armando for the last couple of days. He’s been working in my studio on a painting for his Mom for Christmas. It made me think of all of the photo shoots we’ve done together. This one has always been on of my favorites. It’s part of a “macho […]


Sleep

Sleep

After a 22 hour car drive from Portland, all I can think of is sleep. I thought this piece communicted that well. Good night until tomorrow!


Auraze

Auraze

This shot was taken as part of a portfolio shoot I did with Denver designer, Armando Guerra in 2003. Armando worked for a junior wear company called Auraze in NYC for many years where he designed clothes for the “raver” scene. His designs were always colorful and unique. I love the collar and piping detail […]


Singer/Songwriter Matt Morris

Singer/Songwriter Matt Morris

This portrait of Singer/Songwriter Matt Morris was done in 2007 in my studio at The Other Side Arts. Matt is an extremely talented Denver born artist who got is start in Orlando Florida on the Mickey Mouse Club with artists Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera. Matt has a new album, When Everything Breaks […]


Roy

Roy

Roy is a ballet dancer here in Denver. We did this shoot with Designer Armando Guerra. Armando designed this look which I ended up really loving.  Armando never ceases to amaze me. I love being surrounded by such talented artists.


Garrett

Garrett

This photo was taken as part of a “pride” issue of Metromode Magazine in 2007. It was Garrett’s first time modeling for me and he did an awesome job! I love how the natural light from the windows fall on his face.


Pride

Pride

Styled by Denver fashion designer Mondo Guerra for the 2007 gay pride issue of Metromode Magazine, this image was also exhibited in an international photography exhibit at the Center for Fine Art Photography last year.  The heightened contrast of the colorful, outstretched hand against the model’s ultra-pale complexion evokes a variety of interpretations.  Is the image political in […]