1. Personal work: Regatta in Woodbridge, Virginia, October 2014.

     
  2. Personal Trainer Fiona Orlandella at the Waterfront in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, DC, September 2014.

     
  3. Personal work: Shruti Jagirdar in Washington, DC, August 2014.

    *I started a new portrait project, where I photograph friends and strangers in my studio. Interested in sitting for a portrait, send me an email at jared.soares@gmail.com for more details. September is almost over and I’m looking to schedule a couple more sittings.

     

  4. "…it is not a question of differentiating between a mirror and a window upon the world — the successful photograph by the serious quiet photographer is most likely to be a complicated amalgam of mirror and window, an ineffable struggle between subjectivity and objectivity. Like anyone else wrestling with this tricky medium, the quiet photographer is totally assured of the fact that a “simple,” “straightforward” act of recording is anything but."
    — 

    Without Author or Art: The “Quiet” Photograph

    The Pleasures of Good Photographs, Essays by Gerry Badger

    (via 4thwardfumble)
     
  5. Recent Work: Technology Education and Literacy in Schools event for Microsoft in New York City, May 2014.

     
  6. Personal work: Studio view in Washington, DC, September 2014.

     
  7. Doctor Mubarak Awad and MLK in Washington, DC for Newsweek, August 2014.

     
  8. Doctor Mubarak Awad in Washington, DC for Newsweek, August 2014.

     
  9. John S. Lee of Capital Kombucha in Washington, DC for Whole Foods Market, August 2014.

     
  10. Javier Sanchez of La Pasta in Silver Spring, Maryland for Whole Foods Market, August 2014.

     

  11. apadblog:

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    What makes the APhotoADay listserv unique is community.

    Since 2001, I’ve watched people grow up on there. Find their voice. Come into their own. Some have grown from young college photographers into some of the industry’s brightest stars. Having that support system is powerful,…

    I was one of the many who found their voice and their crew on APAD. This is awesome!

     
  12. Personal work: Emily Clark in Washington, DC, July 2014.

    *I started a new portrait project, where I photograph friends and strangers in my studio. Interested in sitting for a portrait, send me an email at jared.soares@gmail.com for more details. August is almost over, so I’m looking at scheduling a couple sittings for September.

     
  13. Personal work: Purcell in Washington, DC, 2014.

     
  14. Personal work: Firehose baptism, United House of Prayer for All People in Washington, DC, August 2014.

     
  15. Personal work: Cleveland Park, Washington, DC.