A Tale Of Two Photographs

2020-08-21T12:56:39-04:00August 21st, 2020|

Composition and the Art of Seeing The New Jersey Pine Barrens are probably one of the most challenging places to photograph landscapes. Which means it is one of the best place to photograph landscapes. Why? Because the landscape is not obvious. I say this a lot, so forgive the repetition. The Pines are a flat sandy coastal plain with lots of hidden [...]

Composition For Pine Barrens Photographers

2017-03-05T14:35:54-05:00March 5th, 2017|

For Everyone Else, Creating Something from Nothing I recently had the amazing privilege of leading a group of photographers on my first Pine Barrens Photography Workshop. It was a great experience showing off this special place to both local and not-so-local photographers. When I teach workshops, I am not there to take photographs. Most of the time, I don't even bother to [...]

Paul Strand, You Ruined My Life

2017-05-19T10:36:08-04:00November 24th, 2014|

Photography is an art, not a numbers game White Horse, South Uist, Scotland by Paul Strand Paul Strand,  pioneer of fine art photography,  created meticulously crafted photographs from the early 1900's until his death in 1976. Currently, the Philadelphia Art Museum in Pennsylvania has an extensive retrospective of his work on exhibition. Maybe he didn't really ruin my life, but looking at [...]