About Brent Bingham Photography

Results come from experience, ambition and a lot of patience. Twenty five years in the printing and prepress industry have honed Brent Bingham's attention to detail. He left a hectic Washington D.C. lifestyle 18 years ago when he relocated to Vail, Colorado.Brent provides quality professional photography and prompt, reliable service. His specialties include Architectural, Studio, Fine Art and Commercial Photography.

One of my other favorite things to do besides photography……


Sometimes you just have to put down the camera for a bit & let your creative juices flow in another direction. So I was able to pick up an old 1965 Ducati in pretty rough shape & I’ve been working in my spare time to turn it into a cafe racer, or well, maybe an art project! It won’t be super fast but I might look super cool riding it to Starbucks! Here’s a photo essay from where I started to the point where I am now:

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This is how I found it in an old barn packed with motorcycles

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Back in our garage, in the design stage

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Took off the

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Trying to figure out the wiring

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My way of organizing the wiring harness

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I bought new rims and had them powder coated

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Now to design the seat. Won’t be so much for comfort but more for the “cool” factor. Layered wood with aluminum and eventually will have a small leather cushion to save my butt!

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Learning all kinds of new things: respoking the wheels

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I cut parts off the frame to make for a more sleek appearance, replaced the shocks with a mono shock and had the frame powder coated.

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I bought a custom made tank and polished it.

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Well, one casualty;  When using the angle grinder to cut off a piece to hold the battery, the blade snapped & flew up in my face. I was lucky. Just 15 stitches at Urgent Care and it didn’t hit my throat or eyes. Lesson learned: USE SAFETY EQUIPMENT!

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Almost there! Just a few more things & I’ll have it ready to ride to Starbucks! 

 

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Rock your Style!


You know you’re going to get a great photo when you have a group of hair stylists that can rock the camera. The staff at Bliss Hair Salon did just that. They brought style, attitude & fun! Oh, and their hair looked awesome too!

The Vail Valley's hippest hair salon, Bliss was rocking' it on their photoshoot!

The Vail Valley’s hippest hair salon, Bliss was rocking’ it on their photoshoot!

La Belle Vie


With Winter quickly descending on us, we realized that a beautiful Summer and Fall gave us the opportunity to get some great photos. Dancers, cars and food as well as a home for the Wall Street Journal. Nothing could have been better.

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Cover Coverage


So excited that I was able to shoot quite a variety of covers this Winter, thanks to my creative thinking customers who are always looking for a new look! From food to people to dogs, we got it covered!

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography of the 2015 Vail Dining Guide

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography of the 2015 Vail Dining Guide

 

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography of Vail Lifestyle Winter 2015

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography of Vail Lifestyle Winter 2015

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography of Cordillera Life Magazine Winter 2015

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography of Cordillera Life Magazine Winter 2015

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography for Vail Valley Magazine Winter 2015

Cover shot by Brent Bingham Photography for Vail Valley Magazine Winter 2015

 

 

 

This Summer’s Vail Valley Magazine believed to be “Best Yet”


Well, how could you go wrong with Mikaela Shiffrin, Olympic Gold Medalist on the cover! Not only a great story about her, but stories about Beekeeping, Cowboys, a French Country Home, Mountain Biking and Mushroom Hunting make it a fabulous read. Oh, did I mention most of the photography is by Brent Bingham; editorial as well as ads.

Check it out!

Photography by Brent Bingham copyright 2014

Vail Valley Magazine Summer 2014