Blacks Crossing Photography and Writing | Blog

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Released each Monday, my blog on Zenfolio will feature photographic work I have either made or discovered accompanied by text covering everything from the artistic and photographic process, to history, family history, environmental conditions, nature, and the weather.  I hope you enjoy the new format and possibilities it offers.  

ode to the common

May 07, 2018
On this spring morning in the northern hemisphere, one thing is certain: somewhere, probably everywhere there isn't snow on the ground, dandelions are in bloom. When I se...
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children of spring

April 30, 2018
Whether or not one believes that the year, season during that year, and time of day of birth influence the personality of child, it is apparent to me that those children...
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field trip

April 22, 2018
This is the time of year when lumbering, yellow school buses dot the highways, filled with pumped children who don't have to sit in a classroom that day, on their way to...
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cloud "tells"

April 16, 2018
Written media, including books, magazines, and newspapers in addition to movies and television, frequently feature gambling scenes. From James Bond playing baccarat in th...
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people and portraits

April 09, 2018
If you read my blog regularly, you know that one of my favorite photographic subject areas is environmental portraiture. Always different, always stimulating, and sometim...
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