Following Rules For Stupid Reasons

Published October 23, 2016 in Reflections

Two stories about apply rules that didn't need to be applied, or even rules at all.

...precisely record infinite detail.

Published April 17, 2014 in Reflections

An 8x10 negative contains a lot of information. How can we utilize modern technology to put it to use?

Five Types of Street Photography

Published August 6, 2011 in Reflections

Five methodologies of street photography - with pictures!

See An Accident. Make A Photograph.

Published July 26, 2011 in Reflections

See an accident? Make a good piece of art from it. Better than a total loss.

Is Street Photography Actually That Dangerous?

Published July 7, 2011 in Reflections

Is there really a major threat of physical violence towards street photographers?

Thoughts on Street Photography: Gluttony of Big Cities

Published April 10, 2010 in Reflections

Can shooting on sparsely populated streets make you learn street photography better?

Does a Photographer Need to be a Framer?

Published December 6, 2009 in Reflections

Some thoughts on why I don't believe a photographer needs to be the person doing all the matting and framing of a print.

Should, Shouldn't

Published November 1, 2009 in Reflections

Some thoughts about people who will tell you how to do your art differently, and why they should be ignored.

The Vivian Maier Cache

Published October 12, 2009 in Reflections

A few thoughts on the recent discovery of the Vivian Maier cache of negatives.

What are you shooting?

Published July 20, 2009 in Reflections

Can asking the questions "What are you shooting?" reveal the type of photographer that someone is?


Published June 22, 2009 in Reflections

Street Photography? Is it rude?