Category Archives: Personal


THE SOUTH POLE :: A Look Behind The Scenes

Last week our short film, The South Pole, was featured at the 14th Annual Wildwood Film Festival here in Appleton and we had our entire crew on hand for it’s first public viewing and local release! On the heels of the Wildwood Film Festival, we … Read More


INSPIRE 2015 :: Portland Maine Workshop Recap

Earlier this month I traveled to Portland, Maine to teach a full-day workshop at Inspire Photo Retreats. This is my second year speaking at Inspire and just as the name suggests, it truly is an inspirational experience. Last year I presented a 4-hour talk titled, … Read More


JACKSON & CO. 2014 :: A Year In Review

To say that it has been an insane and challenging year would be an understatement. Having traveled across the United States a few times over, handling countless client projects and making a handful of major changes here at Jackson & Co. we can look back … Read More


PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT :: Shooting New Product-Based Work

At the beginning of every year, we sit back and take a look at our work as a whole and attempt to define where we can add to and diversify our portfolio. Early in the year I had a meeting with an art director at … Read More


PERSONAL WORK :: Milwaukee Lifestyle Shoot

As I have begun to shoot more lifestyle work over the past few years, I have identified the need to add images to my portfolio that have a more commercially accessible appeal. With that need at hand, we collaborated with our go-to make-up stylist Jai … Read More


PERSONAL WORK :: Youth Culture & Lifestyle Work

In between a handful of client projects spanning the past few weeks here at the studio & being on the road for editorial assignments, we have been busying ourselves with lots of personal work. We seem to often get caught up in a lot of … Read More


JACKSON & CO. 2014 DEMO REEL :: Video Highlights

With a lot of hard work over the past two years, our official “reel” has finally made it to the light! We’re very proud to finally release the first incarnation of our demo reel and showcase a range of video styles and capabilities here at … Read More


WORLD’S GREATEST FANS :: Lambeau Field Portrait Series

This blog post comes from waaaay back in the archives. I recently realized I sometimes shoot rad work that never sees the light of day or essentially gets lost in the everyday business routine. It just dawned on me I never showed this series, with … Read More


2014 BLOG FEATURES :: We Want Viewer Input!

As we move into the New Year we all make resolutions and goals to better ourselves or our businesses. One of the goals we specifically wanted to work on this year was blogging more frequently. We’ve realized that the blog deserves some more of our … Read More


THE SOUTH POLE :: A Short Grindhouse Film

Happy Holidays from Jackson & Co! Below is our “case-study” of American grindhouse films, presented to you for the holidays. FYI… sorta NSFW. Enjoy! See more of Dave’s work at www.davidejackson.com