Tis the Season, more or less, even if we’re not sure what we are celebrating. Common wisdom has it that the true believers who fill the malls and churches, and mug one and other in Wal-Mart’s on Thanksgiving night, in the name of Christmas, are celebrating the birth of Christ. Other’s claim the holiday’s commercialContinue Reading Dies Natalis Solis Invicti
I spent Friday morning photographing Valley View Park. Valley View is a 130-acre nature preserve and education facility located near the confluence of the East Fork and Little Miami Rivers in Milford, Clermont County, Ohio. The park- and the area surrounding the park- are notable in that for thousands of years, Native Americans have traveled up and down theContinue Reading Friday Morning
Everyone, obviously, has a camera these days; and yet, the venerable art of photography is, by most accounts, comatose if not on its death bed. How is this possible? The truth is that while the ever increasing availability of cheap electronics, including cameras, has, in many ways, been a boon to our society; this consumer tsunami has alsoContinue Reading Dead or Dying?