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Sunday Street: Printmaking more than Black and White

July 15, 2018 - When it comes to photographers and printmaking you quickly hear a lot about preferences. Both brands and types of paper...
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Sunday Street: Sabbatical

June 03, 2018 - It is a spring kinda morning, right out of my childhood - fresh clean air fills my lungs and makes me glad just to be he...
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Sunday Street: About the Camera

May 12, 2018 - When I was in high school, my dream was to be creative with a 35mm single lens reflex camera (SLR). I had read about how...
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Sunday Street: Inkjet Paper

April 28, 2018 - There is no shortage of paper choices for photographers that make inkjet prints. While both Canson and Hahnemüle are wel...
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Sunday Street: Piezography - Product & Process

April 14, 2018 - Piezography prints are easy to appreciate and understand when you see them - they look like the best dark room prints im...
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Sunday Street: The Best of Both Worlds

March 17, 2018 - I spend a considerable amount of time editing images to make prints - that is what drives me. The challenge when edit...
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Sunday Street: A Closer Look

March 10, 2018 - The devil may or may not be in the details. I leave that for you to decide. What I can tell you is that a Piezography pr...
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Slow-Cured

January 20, 2018 - I have learned over time not to jump to conclusions regarding a new image just because it is new and it excites me. If i...
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Black-and-White Photography

January 13, 2018 - "...black-and-white photography offers more creative freedoms (and demands more control) by the photographer than does...
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More Than Meets The Eye

January 06, 2018 - "The goal is not to have an image on the display that appears the best to your eyes. The goal is to have a display that...
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What Do You Want To Do?

December 30, 2017 - Before the holidays were upon us, I was heads down and knee-deep in re-learning how to make black and white (BW) prints.
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Giving Pictures

December 10, 2017 - Help-Portrait is a global movement to give not take pictures. Help-Portrait was founded in 2008 with the mission is to e...
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Stock-in-trade

November 25, 2017 - A musician works his stock-in-trade on stage. The light framing his concentration, the feeling, Moments suspended in t...
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Piezography

November 04, 2017 - There is no shortage of hype or promises in the photography marketplace regarding improving your photography. At the sam...
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Good in Color, Powerful in Black & White

October 28, 2017 - Different images resonate with different people. Powerful images resonate deeper. The best music and magical moments...
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Slow - School Zone

October 21, 2017 - The longer I pursue this photography thing, the slower I want to go. I don't want to post an image that I just made. I w...
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Beautiful Evidence ~ reflections

October 08, 2017 - After the opening reception of Beautiful Evidence at the Courthouse Center for the Arts, I came to realize, again, that...
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Beautiful Evidence

September 23, 2017 - "Science and art have in common intense seeing, the wide-eyed observing that generates empirical information. Beautiful...
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Three legged stool

September 16, 2017 - Picture a three legged stool... Great photographs that start with visualization deserve great execution with a camera,...
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Broken Glass

September 09, 2017 - Ben Aronson, a talented and accomplished portrait artist, told me that success only comes after crawling on broken glass...
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Hard Obscure Language

July 30, 2017 - "... a single photograph, it's provocative, it's an idea, but if you can do two or three maybe you make of that a phrase...
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Adventures in Printing

July 11, 2017 - A lucky photograph - I had not planned to make it, but there it was and I Got Lucky - and the process used to print it....
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Open Mic

April 29, 2017 - Open mic and pot luck events have a lot in common - you never know what anyone will bring, but there are sure to be some...
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World Family

April 22, 2017 - Tony Vaccaro has never had it easy. As a child, like so many of his era, he was raised both in the United States and Ita...
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Adventures in Printing

April 15, 2017 - Recently, I added a second Epson legacy printer to the studio - an Epson Stylus Pro 3880. It is a refurbished unit with...
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Creativity is Not Tidy

April 09, 2017 - There are those of us who see finished works and just enjoy the execution of their design. The photographs on my web sit...
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Vision -> Print

April 02, 2017 - When I first saw the old guitar cases stacked against the wall, I felt like I had just discovered a fantastic attic full...
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Making Lemonade...

March 26, 2017 - After a week of diagnostics to determine why the Epson 7900 printer started leaving dark horizontal bands on prints, the...
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Gamut, dammit

March 19, 2017 - In photography, Gamut generally refers to color space or, more accurately put, a range of colors. This would be a simple...
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What's New?

February 04, 2017 - For some time now, I have immersed myself in the wondrous world of photographic printing. Some might call it an obsessio...
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Vision to Print

January 28, 2017 - This is an absolute truth - printing your photographs will help you become a better photographer - especially when it is...
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"Best"

January 21, 2017 - Being the best at something is an integral component of American society and culture. Like winning first place, being th...
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Process Determines the Outcome

December 18, 2016 - Lower Manhattan - 16x24 print on Baryta paper The lower Manhattan skyline appears to rise out of the East River to touc...
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Before the Holidays

November 26, 2016 - Before the holidays are upon us, I have a few photographic thoughts to share. As always, your own results, opinions, and...
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