I'm happy to introduce my new series, The Magic Hedge, on this revamped website. This project is currently a work in progress. You'll find the images and artist statement by clicking on The Magic Hedge (in progress).
Five photographs that I took while in Lishui, Zienzing, China during the 2013 Lishui International Photography Festival will shown Nov 5-12, 2015 at the 2015 Lishui International Photography Festival. Other photographers whose work is included are Barbara Ciurej, Heidi Kirkpatrick, Fritz Leidtke, Clay Lipsky, Susan kae Grant, Ryan Zoghlin, and the late Jim Leisy.
On Jun 19, 2015, I was invited to speak about the dry plate silver bromide gelatin process and show images from my my series in process, The Magic Hedge, at the Photostock Festival in Harbor Springs, MI. This annual gathering is organized around the summer solstice by Detroit area photographer Bill Schwab. The next festival is scheduled Jun 16-19, 2016.
On Sep 14, 2014, I had the privilege to talk about my series, The Things She Left Behind, and the historic photographic processes behind it at the 2014 NorthWest Symposium for Alternative Photography in Astoria, OR in collaboration with the Lightbox Photographic Gallery.