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Never Any Clouds

Days in Dorchester 6

Hello, Goodbye. Fuller and Dorchester, 9:32 AM. June, 2015. Another sadness, we walk throwing shadows before us, throwing them so hard they fly away, no longer truth or falsehood, or fiction. How to let go without throwing away? For my friend, Jeff ...

Days in Dorchester 5

Lukner, waiting for his glaucoma medication to take effect. 10:07 AM. Dorchester, MA. June, 2015. My friend and erstwhile mentor/teacher/provocateur, Rondal Partridge passed away on June 19, 2015. He did not ever stop looking. I wonder what we see as the ...

Days in Dorchester 1

Hamza Raheem on the bus. 2:22 PM. June, 2015. I’m spending a few weeks in Dorchester, MA. I can’t help but think about one of the most important pieces of photo-documentary work, Eugene Richards’ first book, Dorchester Days, as I walk ...

Never Any Clouds 14

Trees. Shadow. Fog. Sewanee, TN. December, 2007. Palladium-platinum print on vellum from 11×14 negative.   So, that’s how I got to the above image, from this image below…     George Mackay Brown, Foss, Perthshire. 1985 ...

Never Any Clouds 13

Globes. Winter. Fog.Sewanee, TN. December, 2007. Scanned image from 11×14 negative (I hope to post a scan here from palladium-platinum print soon) Almost done with this didactic traipse. What is obscured the moment we see; obscured by being seen? And ...