A Lot Of Work


So Cold. The temperature was well below freezing. I was well below freezing. I made this picture in Montreal in that dead of winter assignment I photographed mostly during the week between Christmas and New Year. In New Orleans we have a Vieux Carre. You know it as The French Quarter. Vieux Carre really meansContinue reading “A Lot Of Work”

Cold, Cold, Cold


C old, cold, coldCold, cold, coldFreezing, it was freezing in that hotelI had no money, my special friend was goneThe TV set was busted so she went alongI called room, room service,I’m down here on my kneesA peach or a pear, or a coconut please,But they was cold Lyrics to the song “Cold, Cold, Cold”Continue reading “Cold, Cold, Cold”

Cold, Cold, Cold


W hen I talk about photographing on assignment many people think it’s all glamour and excitement. Now, that I work in the background of making music I know that glamour is the last thing on anybody’s minds. It’s hard work and most of it sucks. Getting back to strictly photography, I once wrote that IContinue reading “Cold, Cold, Cold”

A Lot Of Places


W hat does it mean to travel? It means a lot of things to a lot of different people. Some do it to relax by a pool in some place other than where they live. Some travel to learn. Others go on safaris. Some travel to see famous places. Some travel to eat. Others travelContinue reading “A Lot Of Places”

Life in Motion


A lot of my work is exposed at very low shutter speeds to allow the motion of life to show through the image. There are a lot of ways to do this. For a large segment of my work, I mostly just set the aperture at about f5.6 and let the camera do its work.Continue reading “Life in Motion”