Day: August 11, 2017

New Orleans


The storm blew out. We got this. This sunset. I went to one of my usual places. Not because I’m lazy, which is the norm around dinnertime, but because I knew I would have something if I just waited a while. And, because I like some kind of subject in the foreground of my sunset pictures. Even if it is just power poles. Yes. There is a lot of post production going on. Nothing really great comes straight from the camera. Even pictures of nature. Film or digital capture just can’t “see” the way the human brain sees. But, our human brains can help our images. To be what we see. But. That’s not what I want to talk about today. We can bat this ball around forever. Most of you who are not photographers would just get bored. I want to talk about my city. I want to codify my sometimes rants. My ravings. After learning what we did about the Sewerage and Water Board, I’m livid. Furious. Irate. Let’s start with this. I’ve …