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On Technology, Change & Photography

Imagined Landscapes

When I look back upon my journey as a photographer, it can easily be summed up by the words of Jonathan Swift.  "Vision is the art of seeing things invisible." The journey has been about learning the basics of image-making. It also has been a communion with the camera, and what we can do together. …

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 16:30:34 +0000

What do Instagram & TikTok have to do with Asparagus?

Long before the pandemic made in-person coffee conversations a nostalgic memory, I was chatting with a friend about the increased frequency with which large technology companies copied their rivals. Microsoft was quick to imitate Slack with Teams. Instagram ripped off Snap Stories and brazenly acknowledged that in its initial announcement. And today, Facebook-owned IG announced …

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 03:12:48 +0000

Pete Hamill, RIP

I didn’t have the luxury to study the fine arts in college. I didn’t go to journalism school. So all my writing skills were acquired by osmosis and practice. I would voraciously read books — all types of books. From noir to travel to classics — everything that I could find in my local library. …

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 19:23:44 +0000

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