Archive for December, 2009

From the dog’s point of view, her master…

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

…is an elongated and abnormally cunning dog. —Mabel Louise Robinson

Happy birthday, Claudine!

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Sure [Fred Astaire] was great, but don’t forget Ginger Rogers…

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

…did everything he did backwards . . . and in high heels! —Bob Thaves

Ode to Philippe Halsman

Models: Sharon Gallagher and Julia Fennell

Yes, Lois Greenfield is definitely one of my primary photographic inspirations, yet, she was not my first.
That honor goes to Philippe Halsman, legendary portrait photographer for Life magazine, and the author of The Jump Book.
The photograph above is my ode to his classic image of Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin.
halsman-jerry-dean

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Why are there so many songs about rainbows…

Saturday, December 19th, 2009

…And what’s on the other side? —Kermit the Frog

Cloudy with a chance of rainbows

Last Saturday = 9 hours + photo/dance studio rental + D700 + strobes + 7 dancers + rainy day + 4 suitcases + tripod + ladder  + jumping
The two women in this photo blogged about my most recent photo shoot. Check out their posts with behind-the-scene iphone pics.

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Last year I went fishing with Salvador Dali…

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

…He was using a dotted line. He caught every other fish —Steven Wright

Net

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Nobody can be uncheered…

Monday, December 14th, 2009

…with a balloon —Winnie the Pooh

am--balloons

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I’ll get you, my pretty,…

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

…and your little dog too! —Wicked Witch of the West

I'll get you my pretty

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Love makes your soul…

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

…crawl out from its hiding place. — Zora Neale Hurston

beefys

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