How do you react when you encounter a homeless person on the street? If you’re like most, you pretend they don’t exist. Sure, you’ll look at them, but only through the corners of your eyes while they’re not looking at you. Will you give even a cursory response if the person speaks to you? Does […]Read more "Photographing the Homeless: An Uncomfortable Perspective"
An essential part of being “An Obsessive Image Maker”, is always having my camera with me when I’m out & about. Cell Phone – check…Car Keys – check…Camera – CHECK, CHECK! It’s just habit. I’m always searching for the next photographically interesting person, place, or perspective. Having my camera at hand allows me to grab that interesting […]Read more "One Shot: Roadside Loner"
There’s no doubt that our recent presidential campaign & subsequent election have left the nation (more) divided. Trump’s unexpected win over Clinton sparked numerous post-election protests throughout the U.S.. They started immediately after (some say “during”) the election and have continued throughout the week. Fortunately, for the most part, these have been non-violent in nature. Of course, as […]Read more "MacArthur Park Anti-Trump Rally: The Signs of Dissent"
It’s that time of year again…cold weather, long nights, and all things creepy, crawly & scary. Yes! Time to don the Dia de los Muertos facepaint, head to the festival at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and pay your respects to the deceased.Read more "Dia de Los Muertos"
The Brewery is a former Pabst Blue Ribbon Brewery in LA that’s been converted to studios & lofts. Only artist reside hereRead more "The Brewery Artwalk – 2016"
There are days when the downtown LA (DTLA) core is simply rife with photo ops.Read more "DTLA, CycLAvia, & the Arts District"