Texture Time

Here are a few from the recent Warhol sessions – like repetition? I like the way things are designed to nest or stack during transport. Sometimes, even a simple stack of boards can be pleasing to the eye. This is not fine art photography, heck they're cellphone snaps to be honest. But I'm always on … Continue reading Texture Time

It’s in there…

  Remember that old commercial, Prego tomato sauce I think (clearly I don’t remember it too well). Great taste? It’s in there…. and so on. In my case, it’s “Yeah, I do that too,” as in sound support/live sound, video production and marketing/public relations – though less of that last one in recent years. One … Continue reading It’s in there…

Photography Rescue

The text came in “Wedding emergency” with a name and out of state number. I offered a non-committal reply and, skeptically turned to Google to check the area code. Then the phone rang. (Photographers with contact information online are routinely plagued by phony inquiries - which are thinly veiled money laundering scams.) Turns out the … Continue reading Photography Rescue

Tradition!

Marriage is all about tradition, right? The notion of two people ‘joined together in holy matrimony’ references, I believe, an outmoded tradition that I’ve had the pleasure of photographing – the physical binding together of the couple. Surely ‘tie the knot,’ is a familiar expression. A popular wedding planning website, The Knot, is even named … Continue reading Tradition!

Freeze Frame

At photo and video trade shows, it’s not uncommon to find booths set up with elaborate, colorful, sometimes mechanically active displays with which guest can demo cameras and lenses. Sometimes, live action vignettes play out with creatively-clad models, though these are more often for posing demonstrations. These fantastical displays are something like the creations of … Continue reading Freeze Frame