LeightonD, Photographer

LeightonD's Photographic life.

What would you like to know?

So many times we artists start projects only to put it on the back burner. I can’t tell you how many times I end up juggling a few chainsaws, axes, … Continue reading

October 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Behind the Scenes with LeightonD and Nicole Stoddart

Behind the scenes of a fabulous end of summer shoot with Leighton DaCosta, International Fashion and Wedding Photographer (@LeightonD). Assisted by Jacksonville photographers Nicolas Fletcher (@Driven_24) and James Burney (@JaakabPhoto) … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Happy Independence Day America

We, therefore, the Representatives of the united States of America, in General Congress, Assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions, do, in … Continue reading

July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Events: The Premier Hair Show. Orlando, FL

So this year I was fortunate to be able to attend the annual Premier Hair Show (PHS) in Orlando, Florida. I want to say this first. THIS HAS BEEN ONE … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · 4 Comments

Where have you been Leighton?

Hey all, It has been such a LONG time since I have blogged, and I apologize. GEE, I have even left you hanging with my Model Monday posts. For this … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Beauty Behind the Beast

I just enjoy shooting this woman when she let’s me. Tiffany is often the heart and soul behind many of my shoots, and is usually the creative director. I am … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Updates

Hey all, Just wanted to show you a little something that I am working on right now. I was so fortunate to have a great team in Aruba for Harmony‘s … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Happy 2013! 5 Things to help make this year GREAT!

  First off, Happy New Year! Don’t you love it when the New Year comes around? It is like the perfect opportunity to have a clean slate. To start all … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: On Location, Aruba

  Hey guys and gals, just wrapped up a week of some intensive shooting and work with a several models and the work of a couple of designers. I want … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Making Tacos?

I know some of you must be asking yourself, “What does making tacos have to do with modeling or photography?” Well, let me tell you a short story. I guy … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · Leave a comment