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Then and Now…

  Diana and her sister wrestling a large and very heavy bag of clams onto their bird-dog in 2004. Diana’s boat was one of the earler ones to adopt the cut-out transom which made it far easier to get the … Continue reading

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WaterWomen – The Way We Work…

This afternoon I finally got around to taking some prints to Jeanine at her oyster-house. Over the years/decades that I have photographed her, either at her oyster-house or out on the water, I have never seen her not at work … Continue reading

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“Liner Magazine…”

I just received a note from Kelly Searle, the Founder & Editor in Chief at Liner Magazine, letting me know that photos and story from my WaterWomen portfolio will be in the next issue of the magazine, coming out on … Continue reading

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“WaterWomen Foldout…”

Finally I worked some more on my foldout booklet, the design of which I stole ‘fair & square’ from a Chanel  foldout that came with one of my Vanity Fair issues. I am printing it on Arches Cover, which is one … Continue reading

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“Jeanine at her Oyster-House…’

…working, as always! [Holga & Neopan 400]

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“Liner Magazine….”

 Just now I received an email from Kelly Searle, the Editor in Chief at Liner Magazine, letting me know that photos and text from my WaterWomen work will be featured in an upcoming issue of the magazine. This is immensely … Continue reading

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“Poster Prints…’

 [Jeanine Beckam and her crew oysterplanting] [Mike Davis and Daryl Fine – Last Day at the Fish-House] A couple of days ago I printed these posters on 13×19 Ultra Pro Satin, with a slightly warm Epson Advanced Black & White setting … Continue reading

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“Holga Portrait…”

..with flash even, and I ‘never’ use flash. This is a photo of Jeffry and his mother Jeanine made almost exactly 15 years ago. Jeffrey is one of the crew members on the Keyshore bird-dog boat I have been photographing. … Continue reading

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“A Couple More…”

This afternoon I added a couple more photos to my photo-store. This one of Diana Beckham Topping pulling a bag of clams into her bird-dog boat is one of them. I did not get around to doing more since I … Continue reading

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“Simple Framing…”

Trying to figure out how to frame/display my prints for the upcoming exhibit, I am once again experimenting with Format Frames. This is a 12 x 16 inch one I bought at a ‘Big Box’ store for about $5.00. The … Continue reading

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“Gone Live….”

Well, I did it and went live with my ‘photo store’ and the sale of the book’s 1st edition. I used the services of an outfit called bigcartel to build my on-line store. They offer a range of options for … Continue reading

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“The Book is Coming…”

Nancy McCrary, the editor/publisher of the SxSE Photomagazine was kind enough to give generous coverage to my hand made photobook in a ‘last minute’ email blast to her readers. I am waiting for some paper to arrive from Dick Blick … Continue reading

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“Upsidedown and Backwards…”

…or something like that. Printing and binding a books to me is like film photography – I have to make every mistake imaginable at least once before that light-bulb goes off in my head. With film it was things like … Continue reading

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“Start of the Final Print Run….”

…and then I ran out of paper. Well, I knew I would but there is nothing much I could do about it. I am not going to the ‘big city’ till Thursday. Hopefully they will have enough paper so that … Continue reading

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“Getting There…”

The molasses is very stiff and slow, but it is flowing – that is, I am getting closer to finishing my book layout. I still need to correct a few typos – it is truly amazing how many of those … Continue reading

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