Monthly Archives: April 2009

Meg on the Mirror 16 As you read this, my fellow photographers and I are hanging the show for The Nude in Minnesota II. I’ve been up to my neck in preparations and other things — not to mention processing … Continue reading

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B&W Magazine Portfolio Contest

Victoria Low Key 23 Everyone else probably knows it already, but first class postage goes to 44 cents on May 11. Haven’t checked what will be happening to Priority Mail, but I’m sure that will be increasing, too, which affects … Continue reading

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Lauren Looks Good 1 Nothing of note this morning. Tying up loose ends, finishing photos, looking forward to a new model this evening, and to Dave’s arrival tomorrow night. ———– I did consult with a local amateur photographer yesterday, and … Continue reading

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Shelley Intense and rich session with Victoria yesterday. A couple from our work in a few days. She is a fascinating young woman. I think I’m doing justice to her, and we certainly very much enjoy working together. She is … Continue reading

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Emily High Key 12 Yesterday the last of Wagner’s Ring, Götterdämmerung, on the radio. This huge, for some seemingly interminable opera, with just about everything over the top, is one I dearly hope to see one day. Had the market … Continue reading

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Of Singing Bus Drivers and Depression Photography

Meg & Josh Two items of interest from yesterday’s NY Times, one uplifting, the other a road trip into America’s photographic past. ———————— It was a reminder how NYC can provide the most wonderful surprise, sometimes merely by boarding a … Continue reading

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TNIM2 – One Week to Go

Lauren 30 I made my last print for The Nude in Minnesota II, which opens 7 p.m. on Friday, May 1. (See promo card at upper right for details.) We are well on the way to becoming an “institution,” I … Continue reading

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Back to CS4

Triple Threat 18 Some time ago Adobe issued an upgrade to Photoshop CS4 that allegedly fixed a number of issues, including those related to performance (one of my complaints). Therefore, in conjunction with making prints for our upcoming The Nude … Continue reading

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Sexting and Photography of Nude Minors

Sensual Abigail 3 An article in The Wall Street Journal recounts one of the “sexting” episodes (usually minor teenagers sending phone camera-generated nude, semi-nude or underwear-clad photos of themselves to other teenagers, sometimes ending with widespread — and embarrassing — … Continue reading

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Do You Have Rights to Your DNA?

Julie 18 An article in yesterday’s NY Times (“F.B.I. and States Vastly Expand DNA Databases“) brought to mind some of Lin’s postings in past years regarding Britain’s own efforts to build a comprehensive DNA database covering all citizens (an effort … Continue reading

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