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Studio Photography – Star Wars Edition

By Will Austin

Will Austin’s award-winning photography has taken him around the world. Although he regularly does editorial work, Will specializes in documenting cutting-edge architecture and industrial workplaces. He lives in the Seattle area with his wife and son, but hails from Colorado cowboy country.

December 17, 2015

Photographed a light saber armed Jedi have I, and the Force was strong in this one….

Jedi master Shaye Whitmer visited my SODO studio for a ParentMap magazine article shoot.  It was difficult to capture the glow from the sabers but, like all Jedi, Shaye was very patient.  And get this – he makes these amazing sabers and uniforms from scratch.

Shaye teaches science and art at Shoreline’s Evergreen School and holds several great summer Jedi camps where kids build light sabers (can I go?).

May the Force be with you!

Jedi Knight Shaye Whitmer photographed by Will Austin for ParentMap magazine

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1 Comment

  1. aaron reynolds

    Shaye Rocks! He is a good man with amazingly honed skills.