12-16-13 Ruffled Symmetry

This is the third in a series that I am now calling “Shades of Green in Black and White.” This one was taken in the fern room at the Como Park Conservatory. I won’t tell you what I like about this photo other than that I love the play of light on the contours of…

12-15-13 Into the Light

On my recent trip to Minneapolis and Saint Paul with students in the Photo/Media program at LATI, we spent about an hour in the Como Park Conservatory. I had been there several times before so I wasn’t sure that I would find anything new to photograph. But while there I did take 97 photos, some…

02-12-13 Back In the Days of Film

Here’s a photo that was taken with my Canon film camera 12 years ago. Yes, film! If you look closely, you will see white specks. Those are dust specks on the negative. And if you look closely again, you will see film grain. Holy cow! My workflow for this photo was as follows Visit the…