Posts Tagged ‘Experience’

PEDDLING MY WARES – Selling Photography at Craft Fairs and Art Shows – Part 5 ¾

Chickadee on branch in backyard

    Selling your photography online has other options beyond the giant marketplaces like Etsy & eBay.  In fact, the options are seemingly endless.  Many formats, many styles, many targets.  It’s difficult to be able to do all of them.  With my constant research and attempts to connect with every conceivable avenue, I’ve found that […]


Peddling my wares – Selling Photography Part 5.5

Colorful items for sale in Mexican gift shop

  In this series, Selling Photography, I began with a basic question that over the weeks has morphed into an examination of my experiences, successes and challenges.  It’s my hope that by writing this, I’ll be able to come to some insightful moment where the bell rings and I’ve come to a conclusion about my […]


Images from the 9/11 Memorials

  Today is September 11th, 2012.  The sky is as bright blue as it was this same morning 11 years ago.  I suppose that morning started much the same as mine is now.  I’ll have coffee, make breakfast for my daughter, get her ready to go to school, and then take my morning walk before […]


Images of Summer (so far)

Bicycle on Fore St Portland Maine

  I can only speak for myself but I believe that in thinking about summer, we all have images that we put in place in our minds as the ultimate image of summer.  Of course it depends on your feelings about the season in general as to the tone of the image, but in all […]


Emotion & Perception in photography

Two blue chairs in dune grass

“You never know when you’re making a memory.” Rickie Lee Jones quotes (American Singer and Song Writer)   “Please buy my Mom’s pictures. Each one of them is a great memory for us.” My daughter wrote this note and put it in front of the baskets of matted prints and photo cards I was trying […]


Experience it or record it? Is there a choice? Living life through the lens

Peggys Cove Lighthouse with reflection

  I read an interesting quote recently.  George Clooney observed that whether he’s signing an autograph for a fan or just saying hello, the person has held up a camera phone or is shooting video or snapping pictures.  Of this, he said “I think people are experiencing less and recording more.”   Am I guilty […]