Rust and Dust… and Paint

Can’t help myself sometimes, I see a bit of rust and I smile. I love the earthy colors, the evolution of metal from black or grey to burnt sienna, red and orange. Funny thing is, I didn’t always like this near-orange color. Half a lifetime ago, a girlfriend in grad school worked up her masters … Continue reading Rust and Dust… and Paint

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 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 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

To vendors and venue…

Remember when McDonalds sold pizza? Well, they did. I think one or two still do. This isn’t necessarily about that, but I’ll get to the point toward the end – promise. Last weekend I photographed the first wedding of my season. Dancing Horse Farm in Windham hasn’t hosted hundreds of weddings – in fact, this … Continue reading To vendors and venue…