Angel 193

Angel 193

My idea of heaven is to wake up every morning, drink coffee, then spend the rest of the day photographing interesting Angels. Hmmm… maybe I’m already there.

Waitress World

Waitress World

Keep the coffee and the pie HOT, and make the tuna fish fresh every day.  

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The Dream

The Dream

I've been known to dream my photographs before I shoot them.  This is one of those.  

David Bowie

David Bowie

A Fan's recreation of David's last photo shoot with Black Suit and Fedora.  

Fourth Of July

Fourth Of July

Some Americans know what the 4th of July is really about, but for many it's just fireworks and mattress sales, like Christmas without Santa Claus.  

Beach Day

Beach Day

It was a windy day, a stormy day, a dark day, a good day.  

Proper English

Proper English

My camera get's me invited to a lot of places I otherwise wouldn't get to go.  

Brothers in a Field

Brothers in a Field

Still Life

Still Life

"The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery."  Francis Bacon

Twilight

Twilight

End of day is a wonderful time for crafting subject and light. 

Something About Mary

Something About Mary

In school, I was always the kid goofing off in the corner. As an adult ...... I'm still the kid goofing off in the corner. 

Moff The Wood Nymph

Moff The Wood Nymph

Women Of The Farm

Women Of The Farm

On the farm your dog is not only a constant companion... he's your co-worker too.  

The Remarkable Mr. Morris

The Remarkable Mr. Morris

I want to see things that nobody else sees.  I want to make images that nobody else makes.  

Portrait of Man In Loincloth

Portrait of Man In Loincloth

"You don't have to sort of enhance reality.  There is nothing stranger than truth."  Annie Leibovitz 

Tribute

Tribute

Sometimes a portrait is like poetry, full of thought and emotion but trading words for light.  

American Standard

American Standard

"We think of first love as sweet and valuable, a blessed if hazardous condition."  Roger Ebert

Young Woman in a Pink Fuzzy Hat

Young Woman in a Pink Fuzzy Hat

There's great joy in taking photos .... and sometimes they make no sense, but some of those are my favorites.   

Vogue

Vogue

"I'm not strange, weird, off, nor crazy.  My reality is just different from yours."  Lewis Carroll 

Scout's Promise

Scout's Promise

"I promise to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight."  For myself .... I figure zero out of three ain't bad.  

Mother Of The Bride

Mother Of The Bride

"Marriage is such a wonderful institution.... but who wants to live in an institution?"  Groucho Marx

Cat Woman

Cat Woman

With camera in hand, I'm a tourist in the land of humans.  Billions of reasons never to get bored.  

Angel

Angel

Into The Woods

Into The Woods

Editorial / Good Friday

Editorial / Good Friday

"Take me, I am the drug... take me, I am hallucinogenic."  Salvador Dali

Under A Texas Sky

Under A Texas Sky

It's that light.... it's that sky.  

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Portraits of the American Model # 001

Portraits of the American Model # 001

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Storm Comin

Storm Comin

"There's a storm comin'... goodbye to the sun.  There's a storm comin'... you'd better run boy run."  Boz Scaggs

Before the Dance

Before the Dance

Last Days of Summer

Last Days of Summer

Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos

El Incidente

El Incidente

Kim - Pasadena, Texas

Kim - Pasadena, Texas

I know gas stations can be very dangerous.  They get robbed in my town weekly.  

Scott

Scott

"Always be in control of your gun," he told me.  "That's a Cowboys definition of gun control."  Smith & Wesson Model 586 / .357 Caliber

Women of the Farm

Women of the Farm

Raylee

Raylee

"Better safe than sorry."  That's what she told me. Springfield XDM / .40 Caliber

Ace

Ace

"It's not a real gun, it's a pellet rifle. I just like the way it looks and feels... it's cool."  Army M4 Airsoft / .177 Caliber

Don't Show My Face

Don't Show My Face

Even though the "open carry" laws are active in Texas, many participants are reticent to pose with their weapons in public spaces.  

Austin

Austin

When I asked why she was "packin heat" she said, "Well it's TEXAS isn't it?"  Springfield XD-9 / Caliber 9mm

Have A Nice Flight

Have A Nice Flight

"You can't have a mid-life crisis in the airline industry because every day is a crisis."  Herb Kelleher 

Elga's Room

Elga's Room

 

She told me, "You know, shooting my pistol helps me blow off a little steam."  Glock 19 / Caliber 9mm

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Superheroes

Superheroes

"We must always guard and cherish our inner Superheroes."   

Parade

Parade

In The Park

In The Park

"From the wreck of time I sing out to the next generation of lovers and the next."  Theodore Decker

For Juliana

For Juliana

I met him on Lincoln Ave in Miami.  He said he was a Chef in a restaurant.... he also told me that Juliana had broken his heart.  

Subway; NYC

Subway; NYC

I don't know everyone's story... but I want to know... 

Lost... One Marching Band

Lost... One Marching Band

Wandering the streets with a camera is far and away my most favorite pastime.  A pastime that actually became an obsession long ago. Joy.   

 

Being The Queen

Being The Queen

We met on the streets of New Orleans ..... he told me, "Channeling the Queen is hard work but I find helping with policy decisions can be very rewarding."  

Breakfast In New Orleans

Breakfast In New Orleans

7am Menu.  I brought the banana and breakfast bar. Smitty's having his regular pint of cheap whiskey and Smitty Jr. is having a Baby Ruth candy bar.  I don't know what the guy in the background had for breakfast, he muttered a few words and walked away.  

Kimi Devine; Miami

Kimi Devine; Miami

3 dollars and a bottle of water.  

NYC Streets

NYC Streets

What's it like being homeless on the Streets of New York City?  Robert told me, "There's always a bright side."  

Guitar Nancy; LA

Guitar Nancy; LA

You can often find Guitar Nancy hanging around LA's Downtown Central Market.  I put a dollar in her open guitar case.  Well worth the outlandish, outer-space-ish conversation we enjoyed.  

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Contestant 3225

Learning About Elvis

Learning About Elvis

I was told about Elvis Rule #1:  We DON"T call them Elvis Impersonators... We DO call them Elvis Tribute Artists.  

Man In Bath Robe

Man In Bath Robe

I'm often asked, "Where do you find all these odd people?"  Well, it seems to me like odd people are always where I am.   

Bethany; Miami

Bethany; Miami

Three Dollars and Pizza