Difference Makers book

Difference-makers-COVER-webIsaac Hernández | Difference Makers: Portraits of Leaders in the Arts, Social Justice and Sustainability

This series of portraits by Isaac Hernández honors social, cultural and sustainability leaders, ranging from community activists to internationally known figures. The book includes social justice leaders like Zainab Salbi (founder of Women for Women International) and Archbishop Desmond Tutu; environmental leaders like Andy Lipkis (TreePeople), Michael Pollan (author, Food Rules) and Sylvia Earle, and four co-founders of Earth Day Selma Rubin, Paul Relis, Marc McGinnes and Bud Bottoms; and creatives like Amy Tan, Isabel Allende and Gore Vidal. Available now at Amazon.com

“Incredible body of work! Stunning portraits! What a great idea!”
– Bill Black, photo editor, Reader’s Digest

“What a beautiful project!”
– Sue Lapsien, US photo editor, Stern Germany

– Rosa Alvares, photo editor, Glamour Spain

“Difference Makers is Terrific. I will forward to my friends.”
– Elizabeth Avedon, independent photo editor

“Fotos lindas, luz incrivel!” (Beautiful photos, incredible light)
– Camila Fuddisaku, photo editor, Trip Brazil

“This book is amazing and fabulous! What a great project that you’ve put together – and definitely one you can build on. I LOVE the self-portrait of you too.”
-Christine Corden, recruiter, Gilly & Company


CADA Services Video

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CADA pictures

CADA photo galleries Now you can order prints from CADA Amethyst Ball 2015, 2016 and 2017, plus from Eric Burdon’s concert at Libbey Bowl for as little as $6.95, plus S/H. All proceeds benefit CADA Santa Barbara.

Painting Backdrops

I tend to jump at creative opportunities before considering them, for I’m a very reasonable and persuasive man and I can talk myself out of doing crazy stuff. Luckily, I’m also not a very good listener at times, so my reasonable self cannot always convince me to be… reasonable. I say luckily because if I …