Be True to Your Creative Self

“A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament. Its beauty comes from the fact that the author is what he is. It has nothing to do with the fact that other people want what they want. Indeed, the moment that an artist takes notice of what other people...

Reflections on Untold Stories

“Photographs are the reflection of untold stories, unseen beauties, unexpressed emotions, and the unheard songs of life.” ― Debasish Mridha Life as I have mentioned in a previous blog or two is like a never-ending stream and we are but bubbles along for a brief ride...

A Much Needed Rant

This a bit of a rant. Well, no let me be honest, IT IS A RANT!!! I have been traveling a bit visiting family due to illness and surgeries. And it was while on my travels that a few things started percolating and rising to the surface. That in turn caused me to really...

Go with the Flow

I have been off and on with a project of late. I have been focusing on the Nautilus shells I have in my collection. I was first entranced by the images of Edward Weston and his shell studies. I ended up obtaining a couple of nautilus shells to make some early images...

Learning to See

I was cleaning out some files and came upon an article/blog that I thought I had posted from back in 2015. After rereading and making some edits I am want to share these 6 year old thoughts. The catalyst for this blog was from the writer/blogger Rod Dreher. He was...

Our Unique Voice

Someone once said, “Everyone sees the world in a different way; so, when someone dies, it is – in a way – the death of an entire world.” While visiting reddit I came upon the quote listed above and interestingly enough, I did not note any comments for this quote. As I...