The Bachelorette Party

I’ve photographed weddings and engagement sessions, family reunions, and family portraits, profile photos for social media, and documentary evidence for legal proceedings. I’ve photographed real estate, restaurants, industrial products and bottles of wine. But up until recently, I’d not photographed a bachelorette party. But that wouldn’t stop this Catskills photographer… The bride-to-be’s sister found Jonathan … Continue reading The Bachelorette Party

Party of the Year?

I love some surprises. This was one of them. Months ago I booked a Friday afternoon family reunion for Labor Day weekend. Orthodox families will book me for the hours leading up to the Sabbath. Saturdays are off limits for them, and Sundays are often travel days – though sometimes we squeeze sessions right before … Continue reading Party of the Year?

Don’t Mind Me, I’m Just the Photographer…

Years ago I worked part-time projectionist at the Windham Theater. I began when the system was still 35 mm film, and left soon after the switch to digital projection. The job was more ticket sales, concession staffing and cleanup than anything else – but I enjoyed it for a time. Small-town theater, small staff, diverse … Continue reading Don’t Mind Me, I’m Just the Photographer…

Creature Feature Part 4 of 4

OK, so this one really is a creature. BUT Holy crap, there’s no wonder they call these things dragonflies. I hear these good ol’ boys eat mosquitoes, deer flies – all sorts of baddies. They’re big enough to spook you, but remember they are our friends! In case you missed them, take a look at … Continue reading Creature Feature Part 4 of 4

Creature Feature Part 3 of 4

This elusive double-headed bat thing was hard to photograph. I tried it from several angles and elevations. Got me thinking, a lot of construction equipment resembles creatures. Makes me want to watch some crusty old Bela Lugosi movies. In case you missed them, take a look at Creature Feature Part 1, and Creature feature Part … Continue reading Creature Feature Part 3 of 4