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Thoughts on Life, Art, Photography, Technology, Teaching and Travel…..

Seeing with Fresh Eyes

It seems true that traveling to a new town, city and/or country we tend to observe the world around us more intensely with “fresh eyes” for detail, nuance and environments … Continue reading

February 21, 2017 · 4 Comments

“A Child Could Have Painted That…”

I recently started back to painting after a 2 year hiatus. My primary medium of expression is photography, however I love to paint. I consider myself more of an expressionistic … Continue reading

December 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Photographs and Memories

I’ve been making photographs since I was about 19 and accumulated thousands of pictures, negatives, Polaroids and slides over the past 40+ years. I love looking back at old photographs. … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · 3 Comments

This Crossfitter Can’t Even Pull on his Socks

It’s been 15 days since my hip replacement surgery and I’m recuperating rapidly according to my home health physical therapist Jogie, although I’m not enjoying being confined to my 3rd … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 9 Comments

Appreciating ArT – Some Tips and Thoughts

I initially got interested in art back in undergraduate school around 1972.  I took a Humanities course at New York Institute of Technology  and the Professor who’s name I can’t … Continue reading

June 9, 2016 · 11 Comments

Ocracoke Meandering

Journal Entry May 21, 2016 400:pm I’m heading to Ocracoke Island to relax at my old friend and colleague Ann Ehringhaus’s Bed & Breakfast called Oscar’s House.  It seems I’m … Continue reading

May 26, 2016 · 2 Comments

Photographers are Story Tellers

Photographers are Story Tellers. We not only make photographs…we tell stories with our pictures. Great photographers don’t take snapshots UNLESS they want to. Serious photographers make thoughtful, visually engaging photographs … Continue reading

March 20, 2016 · 1 Comment