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Foto Friday - 08.31.2012
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Foto Friday - 08.31.2012

[caption id="attachment_982" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Nightime on the High Line,...

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The Blogs I Read
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The Blogs I Read

[caption id="attachment_975" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A pretzel cart outside the MOMA.[/caption] As the saying goes, "No man is an island".  And thus, in order to grow as a photographer, a photographer must have sources of inspiration to draw from in order to understand the state of his or her craft. Over the past year or two I have been reading several blogs in order to keep my mind connected to the changing...

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Foto Friday - 07.27.2012
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Foto Friday - 07.27.2012

[caption id="attachment_924" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A Day in Bryant Park, NYC. A Saturday to be exact. (Vivitar 28mm, ISO 400, f4,...

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"You Don't Take Pictures With Your Eyes, You Take Them With Your Heart." - Adger Cowans.
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"You Don't Take Pictures With Your Eyes, You Take Them With Your Heart." - Adger Cowans.

[caption id="attachment_918" align="aligncenter" width="416"] Adger Cowans, photographer and friend of the late Gordon Parks, discussing the life of his friend for an exhibit being showcased on Parks at the Schomberg Library in Harlem, July 14.[/caption] Last week I went to the Schomberg Library on 138st and Lenox Avenue in New York City to see the exhibit on Gordon Parks, celebrating what would have been Parks' 100th...

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A Work In Progress - Portraits of A Maid Cafe
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A Work In Progress - Portraits of A Maid Cafe

I've been meaning to post about this project for a while. It's a quick series of portraits that I did last December and April of students from both Bronx Community College and Lehman College, respectively, dressing up for their anime-themed maid café (a cafe event in which people cosplay as maids, butlers, and Japanese anime characters). I stumbled upon doing these portraits while working on another project that I'll...

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Foto Friday - 06.29.2012
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Foto Friday - 06.29.2012

[caption id="attachment_911" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Coney Island, NY (Vivitar 28mm on E-PL2, ISO 200, f/8, at...

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Foto Friday - 06.08.2012
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Foto Friday - 06.08.2012

[caption id="attachment_896" align="aligncenter" width="450"] ISO 200, Vivitar 28mm on E-PL2 at 1/200 sec @...

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Foto Friday - 06.01.2012
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Foto Friday - 06.01.2012

[caption id="attachment_891" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Austin (area), Texas. ISO 200, 14mm, f/9.0,...

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Foto Friday - 05.25.2012
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Foto Friday - 05.25.2012

[caption id="attachment_875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Seems like someone brought their own chair to a bus stop. OM 50mm at f/4, ISO 200, at 1/1600 sec on an...

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A Work In Progress - Foot Traffic part 1
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A Work In Progress - Foot Traffic part 1

Welcome back folks. As you may have noticed, I've decided to add a new category to the blog called "A Work In Progress" to document my growth of my personal projects from time to time as well to hopefully gain insightful critique along the way. First up is a project that I stumbled upon and have been working on for the past six months. I call it: Foot Traffic. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The first photo...

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