August, 2013 Archives

A Pal – o- mino

August 20th, 2013 Permalink

I photographed my friend Claire and horse Griffen this summer. After looking at the photos I thought she looked angelic. And you know what? She and her family (husband Jake, kids Wyatt and Scarlett) really are. She knows why. It’s not easy moving to a new city, but if I could sing to her Elton [...]

I photographed my friend Claire and horse Griffen this summer. After looking at the photos I thought she looked angelic. And you know what? She and her family (husband Jake, kids Wyatt and Scarlett) really are. She knows why. It’s not easy moving to a new city, but if I could sing to her Elton John’s “Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters” to her without cracking up, I would.
- I must note they also have enough devil in them to make them interesting. Best kind of angels in my opinion. Thanks for everything Clairey and clan. I thank the Lord there are people out there like you.

Brilliantly Simple

August 15th, 2013 Permalink

This isn’t still photography, but it speaks to me like still photography.   I like this song, but I’ve come to like it even more because of this simple, powerful video that cuts through all of the BS and just shows the emotion and tells the story.  I heard “Brilliant Disguise” on the radio today and [...]

This isn’t still photography, but it speaks to me like still photography.   I like this song, but I’ve come to like it even more because of this simple, powerful video that cuts through all of the BS and just shows the emotion and tells the story.  I heard “Brilliant Disguise” on the radio today and it’s not my favorite Bruce song, but listening to it and remembering this video makes it for me and makes me want to be a better photographer.   It tells a truth without a lot of fanfare.

On a lighter note, let’s face it, looking at this as a woman (at least for me) must be what it’s like for guys when they look at – you know – certain magazines.