Death I know that there are no words to make death better and so, I often remain silent for too long when people I know suffer a loss.
Tools of the trade Not known for my technical skills or my use of cutting-edge technology, I found some photography challenges in Svalbard.
Part 22, A storm is coming in 9 Aug The wind finally dropped off this evening. It was strong earlier in the day – 30-35mph. WooHoo! I spent a lot of the […]
Part 8. The Guillemots make their entrance. 6 June A sad day. It seems my little sparrow friend is gone. I don’t know if he went off in search of a mate, […]
“The cat is the beautiful devil.” ― Charles Bukowski Lacking both the energy and ambition on Christmas Eve to present to you photographs and text covering my usual range of topics, I’ve […]
Unknown, unpublished in life, photography icon is now enjoying a post-mortem renaissance… Vivian Maier shot up the streets of Chicago, but no one ever called the police nor filed any kind of […]
Our lives are full of Kodak moments, even now. The New York Times estimates there will be 1.3 trillion photos taken this year. Granted, the signal:noise ratio is low. A vast majority of […]
The smoking section for your average taco truck… Smoking an elongated cigarette on El Camino Real in front of the Kaiser Permanente hospital… (South San Francisco, California 2017. See more of my […]
Pictures and poems from Japan’s bubble years… Introduction In January, 1987 I graduated from Lehigh University with a B.A. in journalism. By the first week of March I was in Tokyo, Japan […]
There was no child’s garden in sight… She was tagging along while her dad walked his dog along Palou Avenue in Hunters Point in San Francisco. Dad and the dog are on […]