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Tag Archives: b&w
Newborn sessions…how do you do them and still keep everyone healthy?
Carefully and with long lenses. Outdoors. Details. For this cute family, we went to the park and found a shady spot. I asked the family to bring a blanket and any small props they may want to include. Due to … Continue reading
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My office sometimes take me to Brooklyn
Black and white shows off the light – the angles and lines lead to what’s important. To a beautiful brownstone overlooking the East River and Lower Manhattan. I have been working with this family for years to capture their special … Continue reading
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My office is in a park, witnessing a wedding.
While I have been an actual witness to a wedding once, I do ‘witness’ weddings – recording not merely what took place, but what people were feeling. Here is one of my favorite images – two people, so perfectly matched … Continue reading
My Office – Revisited
Years ago, I worked in the city. Here, the city meant NYC. I traveled thru Grand Central Terminal. Which is both a station and a terminal. Station, because trains pass thru it and terminal because trains start and stop there. … Continue reading
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Black and White, and read.
Bad pun, sorry. But yes, he is in b&w and is reading. When I shoot in familiar spaces – it can be…a lot of the same. I always try to look for new angles, use of light, positions, anything. The family … Continue reading
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On my bucket list of places to go is Watkin’s Glen. Not the racetrack. The NY state park. I finally made it to the Finger Lakes this month and wondered why it took me so long to get there. Stunning … Continue reading
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My Office has patterns
Our minds are comforted by patterns. While there are adrenaline junkies in our midst who constantly strive for excitement,, they too crave and are comforted by patterns. It’s just that their patterns are thrills. The mind loves patterns, they are … Continue reading
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My Office is in Brooklyn
I traveled to Brooklyn Heights for a wonderful 1st Communion this month. The family was so warm and open and the brownstone was a incredible canvas to create upon. Everything came together so perfectly. I love the fact that brownstones … Continue reading
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