Field of View – Rule of Thumb

…in the 1970s and 80s – back when dinosaurs grazed under the el on Wabash – I worked as a motion picture camera assistant. We used a simple rule of thumb…

The Forgotten Coast

…however it was named, I hope this stretch of gulf coast remains largely forgotten. Being off the beaten path, change is slow, and this area has a charming throwback vibe…

Audrey’s Teacup

…so I listed it on eBay where it fetched a whopping $21.50 and now gathers dust in Seattle. The next morning I found the teacup framed by the shadow from the bay window…

Foggy Early Morning

…the fog was dissipating, but there was still enough to add a glow to light sources. The streets were mostly deserted, populated by the occasional night owl or graveyard shift worker…

Keeping the Faith

…to return to that ordinary summer day so many years ago, to sit with him in the half empty upper deck, on a golden afternoon with the wind blowing out…

Weekend in Cincinnati

…I usually travel with my camera and medium wide and short telephoto lenses. Of the 20 or so photographs that I shot in my free time, these are the three that I’m ok with…

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