Category Archives: B+W

A PERSONAL ENDEAVOR

One of the best things about photography is that it is personal. You can do your own thing…copy others or be unique; or work from an abstract, surrealist or documentary point of view. What matters is to use your eye

A PERSONAL ENDEAVOR

One of the best things about photography is that it is personal. You can do your own thing…copy others or be unique; or work from an abstract, surrealist or documentary point of view. What matters is to use your eye

LLANO ESTACADO PUMP JACK

Pump jacks, or grasshoppers, are a common site in Texas. I live in Austin, where they are not as abundant but as you head west their presence increases. This photograph was made near Post, Texas in Garza County, just southeast

LLANO ESTACADO PUMP JACK

Pump jacks, or grasshoppers, are a common site in Texas. I live in Austin, where they are not as abundant but as you head west their presence increases. This photograph was made near Post, Texas in Garza County, just southeast

PHOTOGRAPHING PEOPLE

Everett York was selling handmade barrels at the Windsor Fair in Maine. I watched him for a while and he didn’t mind me photographing him one bit. I had borrowed a Nikon F3 and a 24mm wide angle lens. I

PHOTOGRAPHING PEOPLE

Everett York was selling handmade barrels at the Windsor Fair in Maine. I watched him for a while and he didn’t mind me photographing him one bit. I had borrowed a Nikon F3 and a 24mm wide angle lens. I

ARCHER CITY AND ANARENE

I’ve always been intrigued by Archer City, Texas. It’s a small town (1,848 population) in north central Texas about one hour south of the Oklahoma border. Oil country. Cattle country. My wife’s family is from Olney, just 19 miles southwest

ARCHER CITY AND ANARENE

I’ve always been intrigued by Archer City, Texas. It’s a small town (1,848 population) in north central Texas about one hour south of the Oklahoma border. Oil country. Cattle country. My wife’s family is from Olney, just 19 miles southwest

LARGE FILM, LARGE CACA

That’s actually a quote. During a photo workshop with Anne Kurutz I started to notice a lot of dust on my negatives after switching from a 35mm Olympus OM-1 to a Yashica Mat 124G twin lens reflex that uses 120

LARGE FILM, LARGE CACA

That’s actually a quote. During a photo workshop with Anne Kurutz I started to notice a lot of dust on my negatives after switching from a 35mm Olympus OM-1 to a Yashica Mat 124G twin lens reflex that uses 120

RAFAEL NUNEZ CONTRERAS

I ran into Rafael on my way back to Saltillo from Mazapíl, México. I had spent the day at the Peñasquito gold mine, about 25 kilometers west of the town of Mazapíl in the high desert of Zacatecas state in

RAFAEL NUNEZ CONTRERAS

I ran into Rafael on my way back to Saltillo from Mazapíl, México. I had spent the day at the Peñasquito gold mine, about 25 kilometers west of the town of Mazapíl in the high desert of Zacatecas state in

TONING

Toning has the ability to completely change a photograph. I used to selenium tone all my gelatin-silver black and white prints. I could never really tell the difference, it’s just what a lot of photographers did. I always struggled with

TONING

Toning has the ability to completely change a photograph. I used to selenium tone all my gelatin-silver black and white prints. I could never really tell the difference, it’s just what a lot of photographers did. I always struggled with