Sad Paper Plate

As an avid photographer, I keep an eye out for happy accidents.  This is one of them.  We had a paper plate on the counter next to the coffee pot.  One day, I lifted my cup to find this pattern spattered on the plate.  This is the complete image, only scaled to a reasonable size […]

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Early Photo Collage

In 2008, I decided to try my hand at photo collage using the GIMP, given that I have, well, a hard drive full of digital images.  To be honest, I’ve always been a bit intimidated by the GIMP.  It takes a lot of work to try out tools and figure out how it works and […]

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She’s found phone apps

I found the Somerset Studio line of publications around 2000, when I  was heavily into rubber stamp art.  I’v picked up and enjoyed nearly every one of their publications. Last month, they had a back issue sale recently, so I picked up several, including a 2012 issue of Digital Studio. I was enchanted by the […]

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Bainbridge Field Trip, Fall 2002

Even though I have 31 years of photographs, I have yet to tackle the mildly terrifying project of scanning my old 35 mm film negatives.  With my  study of photography, I wanted to show where I’ve been and how much I’ve improved; however, I don’t have a digital version of my oldest 35 mm film photographs. […]

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