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I do most of my thinking in print for L'oeil de la Photographie, the daily journal I write for. But sometimes there are photographic and art related things I'm thinking about that don't fit the L'oeil format. BLOG! will be a place for ruminating about the pictures I'm making and picture making in general.
September 09, 2015
I've been shooting a lot on the 15,000 Buddhas project this summer and visiting some new places along the way. In the last month or so I've photographed three temples, th...Read the Full Post »
August 21, 2015
I've been thinking about an old saying I'm sure you know, "A picture is worth a thousand words". First uttered by newspaper editor Arthur Brisbane in 1911 the phrase quic...Read the Full Post »
August 20, 2015
I don't want pictures filled with photography, I want pictures with some...mystery. With enough experience we can almost always make a good picture, a nice representation...Read the Full Post »
June 28, 2015
I've been busy preparing a revised version of 15000 Buddhas for the website so there wasn't much shooting this week. I did go to the Hsi Lai Buddhist monastery Saturday a...Read the Full Post »
June 22, 2015
A few more pictures, ones I made recently while working on the 15000 Buddhas project. I like making these casuals while I'm working on the big project "just because". Fi...Read the Full Post »