More Portraits That Will Be Art

More Portraits That Will Be Art

Here are a few portraits that I have already been transforming into art works using palladium and combining the negatives with negatives from nature. These are wonderful tattoos — an eagle, a tiger — amazing art already. See the full post →

Photos of a Fabulous Family

Photos of a Fabulous Family

I am catching up on blogging about the wonderful families I have had the privilege of photographing this spring and summer. Here is one family’s photos. I love their spontaneity and togetherness. See the full post →

Portraits That Move into Art

Portraits That Move into Art

I have been very busy this summer photographing people for my tattoo art project. I always start with photographing portraits before I expand into the art work and combine the portraits with natural subjects. I explained this in a recent post “Developing an Art Series” Here are a few recent portraits. See the full post →

Photographing Children

Photographing Children

I have been very busy since summer started both with my art series and with photographing families and children. I will be catching up by a few blog posts with current families whom I have had the privilege of being hired to photograph. As with my work as an artist, I have been photographing families […] See the full post →

Developing an Art Series

Developing an Art Series

I am now immersed in an art series where I photograph people with tattoos and transform the photos by enlarging my negatives and printing with palladium. I combine different negatives to achieve the whole and often introduce natural forms into the prints. I do this to expand the narrative to include nature and speak of […] See the full post →

Celebratory Photos:  Twins & Brazil

Celebratory Photos: Twins & Brazil

This week I photographed a wonderful couple visiting from Brazil. She is expecting twins and we toured Central Park as I photographed their joy.Here are just a few more photos with NYC as our locale. See the full post →

Photographing Children As They Grow

Photographing Children As They Grow

To see your children grow and become independent beings is the miracle we, as parents, desire and also regret as we see our children move away from us. We can see this in our photographs in the small details of daily life — a swim in the ocean for example. A child first clings to […] See the full post →

Photographing Children As They Grow Up

Photographing Children As They Grow Up

I recently saw two exhibitions which brought home to me the qualities that children possess as they transition between childhood and adulthood. Children absorb all that is around them from their families to the world at large. The wood sculptures of Gerhard Demetz at Jack Shainman Gallery show the gravity of this awareness. Also at […] See the full post →

Art with Women's Narratives

Art with Women’s Narratives

I love to tell stories both for clients, who commission my services, and in my art work. Recently I have seen two art exhibitions that express the experiences of women. One, which recently closed at Gagosian, is the jewelry-sculpture of Victoire de Castellane. Another exhibit, current at this time, is at the 303 Gallery. It […] See the full post →

My Approach & Process

My Approach & Process

I am working on a page for my website to explain in detail my approach and process. Here I am explaining one of the ways I work with my clients to tell their stories. I will illustrate this post with photographs printed with palladium and silver gelatin paper. I wrote this as I was thinking […] See the full post →