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Looking Back

Photography has a rich, and due to its nature, a well-documented history. I would like to make this post an inverted process. Instead of writing a post and possibly getting some comments, I will present some photographs and invite your comments, thoughts, feelings about them. Then I will blend them in what I intend to write. I am curious to see how willing you are to share your … [Read More...]

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Dunya Performing What's Next

What’s Next

More appropriately, Whatsnext which is the title of a new CD and an upcoming concert in Providence by Mehmet Ali Sanlikol and Whatsnext. I have known Mehmet Ali Sanlikol and his music from my days with the Turkish American Cultural Society … [Read More...]

Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange

We watched an excellent documentary on an excellent documentary photographer, Dorothea Lange. I have found out that one can watch the entire episode online, in case you did not get a chance to watch or record it on WGBH on August 29, 2014. … [Read More...]

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Performing arts has different phraseology, different emphases than visual arts. I have learned over the past several years how even a fraction of an inch in the foot position, or a finger tip position make a great deal of difference in ballet, … [Read More...]

Fourth printing if the new card

MOO, No, Not That One!

Some companies know how to offer good customer service, period! MOO is an Internet-based printing company that offers a variety of products with high quality printing on hefty stock. Last year I made a set of business cards that featured a … [Read More...]

Free Dxo FilmPack 3

Free DxO FilmPack 3, Limited Time

I have learned today on PetaPixel.com that DxO is giving free licenses to DxO FilmPack 3 until August 15. If you want to try adding film look to your digital photographs this may be the time to try it for free. This is a fully functional version … [Read More...]

Canon G1X Mark II

Working With a Canon G1X Mark II

A few years ago I purchased a Canon G1X, a large sensor compact camera. I was very pleased with its image quality and enjoyed its portability. After I gave it as a gift, I found another one on ebay and purchased it. Recently I received as a gift … [Read More...]

Cemal Ekin, MNEC

NECCC 2014, MNEC, Sam Abell

(Click the image for full letter) I have just returned from the 69th NECCC 2014 Annual Photography Conference held at U Mass Amherst. It was highly enjoyable for various reasons, but the most meaningful part of the conference for me started a … [Read More...]

Disarmed on LensCulture

Disarmed on LensCulture

My collection of photographs of Greta Hodgkinson performing Disarmed was published by LensCulture in Conceptual category. I am, of course, very pleased with this and wanted to share with the readers of this blog. Take a look at the collection … [Read More...]