Many of the images in this latest collections of details are simply signs and painted walls that have been faded, chipped, painted over and washed away by age. In a way this is the natural form of pentimento in which the artist is said to repent and paint over a portion or all of hisContinue reading “Found”


Another image from my details series. Anyone who has been around older trains can probably recognize this type face as belonging to a class of Santa Fe Rail Road passenger cars known as steel sided. The word watch is actually part of a longer phrase which is “Watch Your Step.” It is painted on theContinue reading “Watch”

New Mexican Details

I‘ve been working on a details “fine art” project for one of my agencies. I took the Railrunner to Santa Fe last Friday. I only stayed in town for about four hours. But, that was long enough to complete the shoot and eat a good lunch at the Zia Cafe. I made most of myContinue reading “New Mexican Details”

Coffee Theme Number Two

As I wrote yesterday, I like coffee. I also like the “stuff” of coffee. The cups, the grinders, the various makers and brewers. All of it. This particular cup came from a little store in Paris. France. Not Texas. The crema — the foam — is a little weak, but it makes a nice picture.Continue reading “Coffee Theme Number Two”

One More Cup of Coffee

That’s the opening line of a Bob Dylan song. But, for the life of me, I can’t remember which one. I’ve always enjoyed trying to capture the steamy look of a very fresh cup of coffee. There are various lighting approaches, but this image was made but using a slow shutter speed and a macroContinue reading “One More Cup of Coffee”

Another Day

Yes. Another day. Another winter storm. A friend of mine says that the way things are going we’ll be having winter storms in July and August. I’d like to see that. 90 degrees one day. 30 degrees the next. My sinuses will never recover. I’ll singly support the allergy, sinus, cold care industry. As theyContinue reading “Another Day”

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