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1 Dogs of th week w Micaela _0762-1400
Not sure the feline pattern is exactly right for the canines or for the Fräulein…


NYC Selfie Style

Posted: December 3, 2015 in Fashion, NYC, Photography

selfie Washington Square Park NYC
Narcissism is not a bad thing — it sells a lot of mobile camera phones. In this case it is one selfie with the Freedom Tower and one with the arch at Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village.


High Line Winter Style

Posted: March 23, 2015 in Fashion, Photography


My recent week in NYC was mainly spent with family, but I did manage a winter walk (five inches of snow the day I arrived) on the High Line. Street shooting in NYC is an exhausting experience. For every 1000 cooperative people you get slammed by the one introvert that a) doesn’t want their picture taken, b) is so vain that every frame puts them in a “false light,” c) questions your motives and tells you you that you are violating their Constitututional rights, d) fill-in your worst nightmare. Too be fair NYC is one of the greatest cities in the world and some of the reasons it is challenging is that there are so many great photographers there, it is a visual wonderland with total sensory overload, and the population density guarantees that you will run into a jerk (or be perceived as one). Above style snap was taken with Nikon D610 with Nikkor 105mm f2.0.



Two lights and a gel and we get a wholly different version of the young person who initially graced my studio space for a “model shoot.'”  I love/dread these sessions. Forces me to think fast and I use it as an excuse to futz with controlled lighting, but nonetheless I have a sense of  dread…