02-15-13 NSFW? (Reprise)

TS Eliot was wrong. Februrary, not April, is “the cruelest month.” At least for me. Yes, the days are getting longer. Yes, the temperature ocassionally soars into the high 20s. But it is often in the heart of February that what I think is SAAD (seasonal affective disorder) hits me. And I lose my will…

05-16-12 Jill

Several years ago I was asked to do a few portfolio photos for a woman named Jill, who had modeled in her teens and early twenties and who was interested in trying to get back into the market as an “older” model. I said, “Yes” but told her that I had never done anything like…

Pardon Me!

This is not the kind of photo I generally post here. But today I will make an exception. What’s wrong with the picture? Aside from breaking several aesthetic and technical rules of photography, it is a model shoot. And I don’t do model shoots. But here’s the story behind this photo. I was wandering the…