Beach Days, June 21st

“With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse human beings, who have been made in God’s likeness.  Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing. My brothers and sisters, this should not be. Can both fresh water and salt water flow from the same spring? My brothers and sisters, can a […]

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Portraits on the Pier

Shot in the afternoon on the Oceanside Pier. As seen above, I could not resist taking a photo of these surfers in the style of Catherine Opie, though I have decided to post one with a surfer in action to contrast the surfers still waiting. Notably, most of these photographs were taken through the empty […]

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My Golly, It’s Full of Stars!

An exercise in recapturing the beautiful imperfections of traditional photography using work from my blog in the software Analog Efex Pro 2. It feels truly bizarre to intentionally create “imperfections” in art. As I said in my Sally Mann post, I love when the artist’s mistakes add to a piece. Applying these “mistakes” through a […]

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Shot in Carlsbad, Oceanside, and Vista in the afternoon, over the course if a miniature road trip in which I wondered aimlessly, and ended up in traffic. Traffic that I tried to capture in a panorama, but which conveniently cleared up by the time I had set up the shot. I used landmarks to line […]

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