Born in Joliet, Illinois, Attended Jr. Collage then Ray Vogue School of Photography in Chicago. Worked at Stowell Studio in Chicago photographing for Sears, Brock's Candy among others. Worked at Barber-Greene Co. as a Industrial Photographer for 12 years traveling the U.S. and Canada. Was a Technical Writer for Portec Inc. and Interlake Automated Guided Vehicles before starting his freelance graphic and commercial photography business. He freelanced for 40 years and semi-retired in 2015. Some of his larger clients included Caterpillar, Remline Tools (Sears), Richards-Wilcox, MTH Pump, Melrose T-Top (Replacement T-Tops for Corvettes), and Cresswood Shredding Machinery.
Dave and Shari were married in 1972.
Shari and Dave also owned a part-time portrait studio specializing in family and child photography in Naperville, IL.
They now live full time here in Florida. Dave has been photographing the "Forgotten Coast" for several years.
Dave's Shop in Rochelle, IL