Chronicles

the ramblings of a working photograher
Zen and the Art of Grape Harvest

Zen and the Art of Grape Harvest

  We called only looking for a space heater, all part of a decision to downsize.  The voice on the other end of the line sounded slurred but confident, female but ageless.  She was selling an oil…

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Blood Moon on the wane

Blood Moon on the wane

The September 27, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse was the grand finale in a series of four total lunar eclipses called the lunar tetrad. The first three eclipses of the tetrad took place on April 15,…

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February’s Top Ten… thanks PDN!

February’s Top Ten… thanks PDN!

#10 in the Top Ten list for February… thanks PDN! Photo District News (PDN), the award-winning monthly magazine for the professional photographer, has been covering the professional photographic industry for over two decades. Every month,…

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Thanks for the love, FoundFolios

Thanks for the love, FoundFolios

Opened my inbox this morning to find out that the online portfolio service, FoundFolios, has picked us for their monthly “New & Hot” talent promo. What a great way to kick off December! Now off…

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Thanksgiving assignment

Thanksgiving assignment

Nice coverage by Wendy Stueck on the food safety story featuring local turkey producer, Andrea Gunner, P.Ag.  I got called in to shoot the story for the paper and wound up bagging a pastured turkey…

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FoundFolios picks Pulsifer

FoundFolios picks Pulsifer

OK, so it’s not exactly the W. Eugene Smith grant, but we are still chuffed to be selected by FoundFolio to be featured in their Personal Work Collecton, “Music”!  What that means is that a…

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Family first

Family first

A bit frantic this past month or so: Lib and I took the 5-kids and dog across Canada to see aging parents – some great contacts made, on both personal and professional fronts. Got older…

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The February Hustle

The February Hustle

For many folks, February is a month of winter blues; but over here, we’ve warmed things up in the Old Courthouse by renting a vacated restaurant space and turning it into a commercial photo studio…

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Featured on PDN: PhotoServe

Featured on PDN: PhotoServe

The Lowepro promo, Watertight, is again in the news; picked up with a new spin by the online version of Photo District News (PDN) magazine.  PDN Online, offers photography news and research on the latest…

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