Inspiring Me, Inspiring You

For several months, ok maybe a year or so, I’ve been trying to get my lady Renee to take part of a day and visit Frederic Church’s Olana (https://www.olana.org/plan-your-visit/) over looking the Catskill Mountains and the Hudson River Valley. As a photographer, I can appreciate the views so many painters painted before me. As a … Continue reading Inspiring Me, Inspiring You

Overdressed ? !

The first wedding I ever photographed overlooking the Hudson River and riding through the streets of the City of Hudson, found me beginning the day in a suit. Jacket was quickly shed, eventually the necktie. I’ve shot a few Hudson weddings, but I never went back in a suit. For years I’ve favored a simple … Continue reading Overdressed ? !

The Thursday Experiment Revisited

It’s been two years since I traveled to Holyoke, Mass for this Thursday night experimental music series. This was the 25th in the series hosted my dear friend of nearly as many years Bonnie Kane, an established musician,  artist and entrepreneur in her own right. January is not my busiest month for wedding photography in … Continue reading The Thursday Experiment Revisited

In the Old Hall

Some years back I worked on a music video shot in a mixed-use warehouse in Brooklyn. I handled playback – the music the band acted and reacted to in take after take. Different parts of the place were in various states of disrepair, repair and renovation. The section we were working in had several walls … Continue reading In the Old Hall