The world of photography has truly grown, with great cameras being available to more people. It’s great to be able to go on facebook or other websites and see people taking great photos. But there’s nothing worse than seeing bad photos with a caption that credits professional photographic services. I mean mediocre quality is one [...]
I was writing page after page of thoughts as I tried to answer cate songbird’s question, and I realized that maybe there’s a much easier answer. Do I feel that my artistic vision is compromised by covering weddings (since practically speaking, that is a viable business)? Sometimes yes. Sometimes no.
Believe in yourself! Be true to yourself! You are special! Find your own true vision and follow it! Take those photos that you see in your head! Those photos that only you can take because you are your own unique individual with your own unique perspective!! I’ve always liked the quote from the de-motivational poster [...]
I’ve been working furiously on several different jobs…processing tons of photos. So, I’ll have a lot to share in the next few days and weeks. Starting it off is a project I’ve been looking forward to sharing for many months now.
I am fortunate to say that 9/11 did not really affect me personally. I did not know anyone who died in the terrorist attacks. Though the music studio I was working at at the time was only blocks away from ground zero, I was at home in Staten Island at the time. So, for the [...]
From “The Thin Red Line.” Internal monologue from the face of a dead Japanese soldier looking up from the dirt. Addressed to Private Witt, who stares silently at the face. Are you righteous? Kind? Does your confidence lie in this? Are you loved by all? Know that l was, too. Do you imagine your sufferings [...]
Couldn’t you have picked something like, “I came, I saw, I conquered”? Or even, “Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.” ~Les Brown But NO, you had to be asking for the long road from day one. Dumbass.