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Another Digest

32312 By christian harkness in 32312 8 pages, published 4/15/2018 32312  I made another MagCloud diges [eight  5.25 x 8.25 pages] with some of the photos from my session with MB. I am totally pleased with the quality of the … Continue reading

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Digest 32625 #1

32625 #1 By christian harkness in 32625 8 pages, published 1/6/2018 32625 #1 Promo  A eight page black & white digest with full page Cedar Key, Fl photos.

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Cold Water….

About ten days ago I finally had a chance to get together with Mary Beth Tyson for another photo session. The last time was eight years ago, and it was high time to do some more photos. I have been … Continue reading

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Spring Break…..

I just returned from Spring Break with the family. While the weather forecast for the week had looked great, at the last minute it turned cold, too cold for me to want to get out of bed early, put on … Continue reading

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Southern Glossary…..

Southern Glossary is a web-based magazine about Southern art, performance, documentary, and advocacy. A while ago I contributed photos from my The Colors of Clamming portfolio to their Instagram site. Four of them made it into the winter print edition … Continue reading

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TS #9/Hermine

To distract myself this past weekend, I put the finishing touches on the working copy of my Japanese Stab Bound book The Way We Work/Clam Boogie. For a while, the distraction worked. Then the reality of Tropical Storm # 9/Hurrican … Continue reading

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Simply Messing About with Books…

With apologies to Kenneth Graham, …there is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about with books. I continue being slow as molasses putting this book together. However, it is an extremely satisfying task, … Continue reading

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Southern Glossary…..

Last week I posted to/curated the Southern Glossary Instagram site. This morning the editor posted a nice recap of my posts and comments on the SG website. I think they did a great job and it’s worth a visit.

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One Signature Zine….

A few days ago I made this one signature zine with an 8.5×11 inch sheet of Red River 2-sided Premium Matte paper. I think it turned out well. The twist to making it is that I fold it so that … Continue reading

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Photobook…..

  I keep working on my 8×10 inch  Strathmore Drawing paper  photo book, finished the front and back cover made with board and Kraft Paper. It’s the same as I have used all along. However, it had been a while … Continue reading

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The Colors of Clamming….

Wesley winching up clam bags while Jeffrey is hosing them down to get all the mud and sand off the clams and bags; Brett in back emptying the bags into orange-red plastic buckets. Watching this evolution is like watching a … Continue reading

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Summer Graduation BFA Exhibit

Friday evening we caught the opening of the BFA exhibit at FSU. There were only four summer graduates, of the work exhibited this one really caught my eye. I need to go back and check who the artist is, can’t … Continue reading

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The Way We Work…..book

A couple of days ago I ran across my above book – I was surprised how good it looked to me and how well it had held up. It was the motivation I needed to get started on another one. … Continue reading

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Working Offshore…

 Jeffrey, Wesley and Brett hauling clams on board and washing and stowing them.    

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Clam Belt….

Wesley pulling a clam belt off the stern of the bird-dog. This past week we had a tropical storm come through the area and the waters were closed to clamming and oystering.        

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