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DeRidder Antiques

Life has a way of sneaking up on you and taking you off in other directions, especially when creating art. Interests ebb and flow and it was great surprise and sadness that I noted DeRidder Antiques was going out of business. This store has been a fixture here in...

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New work in progress

Here are few images of new work in progress from a recent trip to California. I made a bit of a departure from the norm and made some color photographs. Hope you enjoy these few images. More to come!

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More on taking your time

While I was visiting my daughter I brought her a portfolio of prints. The prints were of nudes I had done when she was a model for me. Some people are squeamish about hearing of family members being nude models for relatives no matter the relationship. She was an...

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Taking your time

Recently I was out making some images with my digital camera. While my initial foray into photography was on the photojournalism side I eventually made the shift to fine art photography. Moving from the quick...

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Health and creativity

I have recently started to get back to the creative aspects of photography after a health issue. It came as a bit of a surprise to me at how I really did not have the inclination or long term desire to work. I had several projects that needed attention and no matter...

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Treasured links to the past

I have been going through my speed graphic view camera case that is packed with old camera equipment. I was thinking about making a change as far as using my OM 4 for making images and then scanning them as opposed to only using the digital camera. As a film...

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Specializing in the Arts

Last night as I was working on some images and editing it occurred to me that I was not one sided or one dimensional as many of, in reality most of my friends, family and acquaintances are. This is not a criticism but an observation about my creative inspirations. I...

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Marriot Springhill Suites Show

I had the great fortune to participate in a group show with the Rockwall Art League this past week. The event was short, the show went up on June 26th and was down late in the evening on the 28th. The unusual format is due in part to the restrictions/support of the...

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Reboot

Well I have had to take a short hiatus as my web site was being updated. I still have some items to get set up and organized but it the site is well on its way to being completed. I am in the process of updating the galleries and will be adding a commerce section for...

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The Print Matters

Here are the final images for the Sixty@60 ebook. In reality there are 3 more images but as they are nudes, FaceBook has an issue with naked people. My post are linked to FB and so they take offense. So for this post here are the images less the nudes. I will post the...

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Nudes in My Portfolio

Late last year I purchased some software from GYST to help in the organization and archiving of my images. One of the services offered was a one on one consultation on my art work and some recommendations, observations and so on. I felt like it would be good to get a...

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