Photos are visual spaces where shapes and lines, objects, and people come together. The palm of her hand flies up to the sky. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/converge/ Along the way, they also force the concrete and the abstract to converge: objects and landscapes are still themselves, yet already a little more (and a little less) than what I’dContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Converge”
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Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra
BUZZ…This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge asks us to share a photograph with something extra; something with unexpected detail that makes that image all the more special. For me … the unexpected detail is in this man’s expression. The sadness embedded in his concentration. This is a photograph of my friend “Buzz” writing poetry outside aContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra”
Weekly Photo Challenge – Room
A classroom in a village school in Hastings, Sierra Leone, West Africa. Sierra Leone is struggling to get back on its feet after a devastating civil war that lasted more than a decade. I took these photographs in May 2014.The civil war ended in 2002.
Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside
Where do we go when we die on the inside? Do we rupture our attachment to family? Our daily bread? Our ability to mimic breath? Jean-Michel Basquiat died of a heroin overdose at the age of 27 in 1988. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/03/14/weekly-photo-challenge-inside-2/
Weekly Photo Challenge: Suspended in Paris
Illuminated cooking pots suspended from a 19th century building in the 6th arrondissement in Paris. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/03/07/photo-challenge-perspective/
Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective
Over the years we age and change our perspective. Through the looking glass. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/03/07/photo-challenge-perspective/
Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned
Are my dreams worth salvaging or should I abandon them immediately? http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/02/28/photo-challenge-abandoned/
Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says… We’re French!
In France I came across this sign: Provisional bar and occasional hotel. I wonder if this establishment accepts reservations?
Weekly Photo Challenge: Background | Neighborhood Art
In New York I photographed a man engulfed by spray paint.
Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape | Broken Shell
In my left hand I am holding a broken shell. In the foreground the figure of a man is a blur. What is his purpose? Why is he unclear? Is he looking for escape routes above the moving sea? Am I beside him?