Category Archives: color

TERRELL COUNTY, TEXAS

I recently watched “No Country For Old Men”. The film takes place in Terrell County, Texas, a very sparsely populated county in West Texas that borders Mexico. I drove through Terrell County in January while returning to Austin from a

TERRELL COUNTY, TEXAS

I recently watched “No Country For Old Men”. The film takes place in Terrell County, Texas, a very sparsely populated county in West Texas that borders Mexico. I drove through Terrell County in January while returning to Austin from a

LAKE HAVASU FILL FLASH

I go out to Lake Havasu, Arizona once a year with two friends. Lake Havasu is on the Colorado River between California and Arizona, roughly 100 miles South of Las Vegas, Nevada. Even at the beginning of June it’s blistering

LAKE HAVASU FILL FLASH

I go out to Lake Havasu, Arizona once a year with two friends. Lake Havasu is on the Colorado River between California and Arizona, roughly 100 miles South of Las Vegas, Nevada. Even at the beginning of June it’s blistering

BRIGHT, MID-DAY SUN

Photographers live for the sweet light. The early morning or late afternoon light that is so flattering to even the worst subjects. A lot of us even like the light left after the sun goes down. It makes for very

BRIGHT, MID-DAY SUN

Photographers live for the sweet light. The early morning or late afternoon light that is so flattering to even the worst subjects. A lot of us even like the light left after the sun goes down. It makes for very

SOUTHWESTERN AMERICA

I just sent a book off to be published (keep reading). I used Blurb, a print-on-demand service, to design and print the book. It was idiot-proof and exciting. I don’t know if it was the thrill of getting my own

SOUTHWESTERN AMERICA

I just sent a book off to be published (keep reading). I used Blurb, a print-on-demand service, to design and print the book. It was idiot-proof and exciting. I don’t know if it was the thrill of getting my own

MAKE PHOTOGRAPHS, DON’T TAKE THEM

I worked for a summer at the Maine Photographic Workshops as a Teaching Assistant. Every week the new workshop schedule would start and David Lyman, the Director, welcomed everyone to Rockport and gave a brief presentation. The most memorable thing

MAKE PHOTOGRAPHS, DON’T TAKE THEM

I worked for a summer at the Maine Photographic Workshops as a Teaching Assistant. Every week the new workshop schedule would start and David Lyman, the Director, welcomed everyone to Rockport and gave a brief presentation. The most memorable thing

TECHNICAL SIMPLICITY

Keep it simple. Photography has always had a strong technological side. Whether it’s calculating processing times for Tri-X or FP-4, paper developer combinations, fill flash or exposure values the technical part is always in your face. I’ve never had a

TECHNICAL SIMPLICITY

Keep it simple. Photography has always had a strong technological side. Whether it’s calculating processing times for Tri-X or FP-4, paper developer combinations, fill flash or exposure values the technical part is always in your face. I’ve never had a

LONG DELAY

As you can tell from the dates, I’ve been negligent in my blog activities. A recent reading of Dirck Halstead’s The Digital Journalist prompted me to get back in gear. He releases a new issue every month and what I

LONG DELAY

As you can tell from the dates, I’ve been negligent in my blog activities. A recent reading of Dirck Halstead’s The Digital Journalist prompted me to get back in gear. He releases a new issue every month and what I