I saw these little purple flowers while I was walking. I’m not sure that they are indigenous to Southeast Louisiana. The neighbors planted them near the street. But, they sure are pretty. And, they caught my eye. I made the picture, came home and started my usual tinkering. This image is the result. I posted […]


I made the original image a while back. I reworked it last night. But, that’s not what I’m going to talk about. You knew that, right? I want to talk about Dan Dasilva. Who? What? Where? He came to light via a photojournalist group that I’m part of on Facebook. Apparently, he lost a copyright […]


And then… It got weird. I thought I would publish a few experiments on the last day of the year. And, leave you wondering if I’m really okay. No worries. I am. I didn’t get into too much holiday cheer. And, the down sides of 2016 didn’t get too deep into me. I just decided […]


  A little experimentation. For next year. Starting now. Like many people involved with Mardi Gras — The Mardi Gras Indians, for instance — I take a little break from Carnival and begin to prepare for next year. They start sewing their suits. I start anticipating photo agency needs, which can be a little generic […]


Dead Flowers. It’s a song and more. It’s about a cemetery. It’s a place. It’s a feeling. “Take me down little Susie, take me down I know you think you’re the queen of the underground And you can send me dead flowers every morning Send me dead flowers by the U.S. mail Say it with […]


I did a little consulting yesterday. That is to say, I had somebody give me a little advice, not the other way around. Even though I’ve been told this before, I haven’t done that much with it. But, the verdict is this. If I want to make move to a much bigger audience, I really […]