2008. H&H Bagels on 2nd.
Tag: New York Black And White Photography
Black and white photography of New York City. Mostly. I’ve been to a few other places, so you might find an Ansel-type shot or two; or even a little HCB in Paris; but 90% of my b&w work was done in NY.
Mamiya 6. I had money in those days. I took this shot with what they called the Big Leica – or the Texas Rangefinder a few other things. The first and most popular version was the 6 x 6 version. It took three lenses. Widish, normal, and long. The long was difficult to use […]
We were all strangers to each other but I must’ve said something funny. I’ve been told that in my next life (yeah right) I should be a comedian. I think I’m a lot like Larry David without all the anger issues. I mean even last night, I was thinking about having David as a last […]
If it bleeds, it leads. Killer quakes and killer moms. All in all a bloody Monday.
On the way back home, at Times Square Station – like a bolt of lightning – the girls came running towards us (I was with Matt W.) and we both fired as quickly as possible. Matt turned to me and said, that was like a “coda” – to the evening. “No, not coda. What’s the […]
My Experiences with Print on Demand Photo Books June 2008 (This is important. I did this comparison for a few months in 2008. I haven’t repeated these tests. So if anyone has more recent information, feel free to email or comment.) * * * * * And in answer – Nitsa arrives, an artist with […]
Simple exercise. Ask a friend to drop things (in this case a leaf) and practice trying to catch it. You’ll want to use a high shutter speed, at least 1/1000th of a second, and to make the game harder, a narrow depth of field, maybe even wide open (f1.4). You’ll have to pre-focus and lock […]