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

Creature Feature Part 2 of 4

If you ever see an excavator in action, consider how similar to the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park the thing is. I think this rhinoceros is an attachment for one of those – beats me. But heck, see what I see? Thanks for taking a look. You can also find, follow & like Jonathan Ment Photography on Facebook … Continue reading Creature Feature Part 2 of 4

Reunion at the Raleigh & Large Group Portraits

The Raleigh Hotel and Resort ? Far from the Carolinas, folks, this is in Fallsburg, NY – still the  old 'Catskills,’ Sullivan County – probably part of what was once well known as the ‘Borscht Belt.’ Some still think of “Dirty Dancing” (would you believe I’ve never seen it all the way through?) others, these … Continue reading Reunion at the Raleigh & Large Group Portraits

Location, Location, Location II

A couple I’m working with planned their wedding at a pavilion by the water – I can relate, a few years back my wife wanted the same thing (we got married at that same pavilion by the water. There’s wedding photography to prove it.). For this great couple however, fate conspired against them. The town … Continue reading Location, Location, Location II

Take the Shot!

Disclaimer: This is about photography, not weaponry.   You know that scene in the movie where the character that doesn’t usually have a gun picks one up but hesitates? Instead of following through, pulling the trigger and saving the day, they wind up losing the gun to another villain. You look at the screen in … Continue reading Take the Shot!