Architect David Baker in his studio
The original green sustainable designer, architect David Baker sits at a desk in San Francisco studio. This environmental portrait appeared in the American Institute of Architects magazine, Architect. David Baker is surrounded by bicycles, photos and other socially conscious lifestyle items that he is known for. This is an editorial shot taken by San Francisco advertising photographer
Woman with muscle car at a car wash
With her muscle car parked at the Livermore Car Wash, Mom's got Muscle film maker, Ramona Maramonte ready for actions. She was chosen to illustrate water conservation when washing your car. This portrait appeared in a public service brochure about conserving water. The client Gigantic Idea, a woman run communications firm.Photo by San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley.
Woods family at the beach
Living the lifestyle in Encinitas California, the Woods family hits the beach. As avid surfers and adventure sports fans they find Leucadia a great place to raise a family. Photo by San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley. The Woods represent the blond side of his immediate family.
Woman in the outdoors and a Rembrandt inspired portrait of a young boy
(left) A woman stands ready and searching in the woods. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley shot this for Overland Equipment, an athletic bag company. It was taken at Bidwell Park in Chico, Ca. (right) Part of a new portfolio for 13 yrs old James. He needed some updated photos for his modeling portfolio.
Man and his mountain bike in the woods of California.
Outdoor enthusiast Ninno sits with his mountain bike in the background. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley created a series of outdoor styled portfolio shots. This particular lifestyle shot was taken in the redwood grove in Golden Gate Park.
Family on the beach in San Francisco
San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley worked with the Potter Family at Baker Beach. The warm sun shines through the marine lawyer over the bay behind them.
Mother giving halloween candy to her son.
On the day after Halloween, a mother and her son, Charlie, are in Knowland Park. Charlie is one of two fraternal twins. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley spent a day with the family collecting lifestyle portraits of the children.
Horticulturist sitting in her garden
For an ad campaign for law firm Emison Hullverson LLP, Horticulturist Susan H. was depicted in an urban garder. Erik Adams Design was to do a series of vignettes about clients of a law firm. This photo was taken on location in a beautiful Eickler house in Lucas Valley Marin. The photos were used to illustrate case studies about clients of the law firm.
My father washing his green Ford
During the temperate spring weather in Bakersfield CA, John takes time to wash his old green Ford pickup. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley was home for the holidays and photos of his Father while they discussed politics. John, usually not a fan of photos, was feeling open on this particular day. Must have been the spring weather.
Francisco in a doorway with his morning coffee
While using Craiglist for casting from abroad in California, San Francisco photographer Gregory Cowley was able to find talent on the ground in Argentina. This photo was taken in a rented apartment in San Telmo, Buenos Aires. Francisco was the boyfriend of a of one of the subjects found on Craigslist.
Couple in a Mid-Century glass house
With a 60’s era glass house built in Portola Valley California as a backdrop, Boryana and Stoyan embrace on the couch. This all glass house was build in the 60's by the architect grandfather of the girl who currently lives there. It's breath taking to see, but apparently hard to head in the winter, even with heated floors. House was built by Charles P. Stewart in 1969. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley has a fascination with mid century modern design.
Left-Juli Dowling, Architect. Right-Silhouette of a pregnant woman.
(left)One half of the twin sister architecture team that is Dowling Studios, Julie Dowling appears her Pacific Heights home and studio. For Architect Magazine San Francisco photographer Gregory Cowley was asked to capture the sister architects Julie and Leslie for an AIA Voices article. (right)In the studio, San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley did a series of intimate portraits of a pregnant woman. Photo taken at the request of the subject to document the birth of her first child.
Lourdes in a Buenas Aires cafe
A young woman sits in a café courtyard in the Palermo District of Buenos Aires. In her hand she has a bag from Qara, the client for this shoot. While in Argentina, San Francisco advertsing photographer Gregory Cowley worked with the retail store Qara to create marketing images of their leather products.
Studio portraits of a casual woman and man
(left)A young Asian woman in a white shirt poses for a personal portrait in the studio. (right) The team of engineers of Ricoh Innovations Labs were the subject of a documentary shoot. The team had been working closely together for some time in Silicon Valley. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley created a collection of images for their archives.
Teacher a blackboard holding a piece of chalk.
San Francisco photographer Gregory Cowley's portraiture. Studio portrait of Saquib standing in front of a blackboard.
Larry Sonsini on a green screen
It is said he “Whispers in the ears of the most powerful execs in Silicon Valley—and now the world.” For Lawdragon Magazine an editorial portrait of Mr. Sonsini was shot on a green screen so that he could be composited on the cover with other lawyers. San Francisco advertising photographer Gregory Cowley captured the chairman of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, at their Silicon Valley headquarters.