Ernest Hemingway on Writing, Drinking and Fighting |
Jan 7th, 2013
While in Havana recently, I made the pilgrimage to Hemingway’s room at the Hotel Ambos Mundos on Calle O’Reilly. The photo is the view from the corner window of that room. Having read little about his work habits, I was surprised to learn he wrote for only four hours a day. At noon, he would head...
Posted on Nov 9th, 2012 in Blog
What makes this image seem simultaneously photorealistic and hand drawn? The answer is: a solarization filter applied during post processing.
Man Ray experimented extensively with solarization (or more...
Posted on Sep 12th, 2012 in Blog
I wrote this essay about a year ago, just after the article referenced in the text appeared in Photo Techniques Magazine. I read the essay again recently and found it to still be relevant. In the intervening...
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