February 24, 2016

I'm pleased to let you know that I have published an article on "When Does a Photograph Become Fine Art?" in AEQAI, an arts journal in Cincinnati.  Here's a link:

February 12, 2016


I've been trapped by winter this year.  For the most part it's been gray, cold, and dreary.  No skiing this year, and perpetual sinuses.  Waaaaaah!


OK, so finally the weather got interesting and I've been adding to my winter photos.  In particular I've been conentrating on how to capture snow flakes -- not macro shots, but the feel of snow at various times of day.  We haven't had much t...

November 27, 2015


I'd like to say a little about this picture, part of the "Beach After Hours" project. When I arrived on the beach after a day of rain, this was the scene that confronted me.  What I saw was the orderly raked-out sand with an incredibly dynamic sky above it.  The duality of the scene grabbed me:  order versus disorder, monochrome vs exciting color, energy vs. structure.  When I looked through the...

October 22, 2015

Hi, and welcome to my blog.  I've wrestled a bit with what I should write.  I've done an entire book full of essays and tips, plus contributions to a number of magazines and photo-related blogs.


Don't want to do that again.  Instead, I will write about my ongoing efforts to clarify what it means to be a photographic artist in today's garish, overpopulated world.  I'll pick an image and discus...

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