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I ♥ Al Franken

Kat’s Reflections 25 Some days ago I tore into the FAMiLY Leader “Marriage Vow,” including its passage, Recognition of the overwhelming statistical evidence that married people enjoy better health, better sex, longer lives, greater financial stability, and that children raised … Continue reading

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Kat at Home 24 Arrived home 6 p.m. yesterday. I fear (word chosen advisedly but purposefully) I’ve bonded with young Suzuki (aka “Sookie”).  I still generally dislike the breed, but I am confident that I shall shortly be very attached … Continue reading

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Travelogue and Arrival

Kat’s Reflections 14 Once again it was across the Great Plains and mountains by train.  Still refusing to subject myself to TSA’s excesses, the only realistic option for getting to wine country was the California Zephyr, this time from Omaha … Continue reading

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“Fourth …” Published

Classic Kat Continuing my series of annual photo books, I’ve released Fourth …, which covers the year 2005 and introduces superb models such as Sadie (on the cover), Nikki, and Abigail, and continues work with Meg, Bridget, Samantha and others. … Continue reading

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Intensity 5-5 Nothing of note today.  Shoot yesterday with favorite model Edith, and a presentation and reception last night sponsored by our investment management firm.  (Short version of that:  stay invested, the outlook is still positive.) ————————– A session suffused … Continue reading

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At Work

Kat at the Wall 21 I’m working intensely on a new photo book, based on my “The Box” series.  You’ve seen photos from the series here from time to time, with models Abigail, Annie, Brooke, Gianni, Kenzie, Meg, Pistol, and … Continue reading

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State Fair Deferred

Kat at Home 11 Normally, yesterday might have been my State Fair day.  Temperatures did get into the mid- to upper-80s, but humidity was low and I knew the crowds would have been enormous.  But there was no way — … Continue reading

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Like Kissing Your Sister

Kat’s Reflections Or even worse. The Self-Kiss. (Especially for photographers.) (While on the subject of photography, thirty examples of photographing the perfect wave — or thirty examples of perfect wave photography.) ———————— Saving Us From Ourselves Department In my continuing, … Continue reading

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I Want To Be There When I Die

Kat at Home 26 Thoughts of death again, for no particular reason. Here are the facts: My paternal grandfather died before I was born; My paternal grandmother died while I was in Vietnam; My maternal grandparents both died while I … Continue reading

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Final G11 Comments (For Now)

Kat’s Reflections 38 I’m coming off one week of using the Canon G11 as my sole camera during our trip to Mexico. Observations: Ergonomics: One must get used to having all those buttons on the back where an SLR user … Continue reading

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