Contemplating Work

Contemplating Work

Over the course of a few years, I made lumen prints during the summer. I just did it for fun, and incorporated a great deal of play and experimentation in the process. And was pleasantly pleased by the richness of the resulting prints.   A lumen print is essentially a...
In Praise of the Family Snapshot

In Praise of the Family Snapshot

I write to praise the family snapshot, not to bury it. Wait – what’s that? What are they looking at? My cousin Brian is showing his girlfriend at the time the latest in image viewing technology – the slide viewer. It seems the slide (of no doubt...
The Reluctant Blogger

The Reluctant Blogger

  I’ve been thinking for a while that I’d like to begin writing a blog again, although I’ve been quite uncertain what it is I would write about. So tonight I took a fountain pen (that I’ve been meaning to start using regularly for some time now) and a notebook (that...