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Category Archives: Photography/Art

Palmer Davis ~ A Storyteller with a lens

I first met Palmer Davis in November of 2010 when I took his “Stranger than Fiction” class at ICP.  At that time I sensed the need to recharge my creative batteries and be in a group setting again.  My decision to take the class proved to be one of the best things I’ve ever did….

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The Nature of Photographs – A Primer, by Steven Shore

This is a neat, succinct, and poignant proposition by Steven Shore on the essential elements, “levels,” in photography that are unique to the medium. The three levels are: Physical Level Depictive Level Mental Level The levels are used as tools in looking at photographs and understanding them as physical objects. It is a contemplation of…

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Photographing The Realm of The Personal: A Workshop

Calling all photographers, artists, photo enthusiasts, creatives and kindred souls in the Berkshires and beyond! I’ll be leading an intensive three Saturdays workshop at IS 183 in Stockbridge, MA starting July 28th: PHOTOGRAPHING THE REALM OF THE PERSONAL. Often, some of the most powerful and touching imagery can be found right where we live. By turning…

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Vasundhra

Many thanks to beautiful Vasundhra and Prem, her lovely mom (who makes the most delicious samosas!). xo, Monika Windsor, MA FacebookTwitter

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Mepal Manor

All images © Monika Sosnowski, 2012   A weekend getaway at Mepal Manor and Spa  back in April was like a dream. Intimately nestled among Berkshires’ trees and greenery the manor sits atop a gentle hill in the quite town of New Marlborough, Massachusetts. Just a short drive from Great Barrington. Offering tranquility and wonder. Splendid…

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Reeds

About to post a little story in a few pictures when the above appears to me. It’s an image I took and it will figure again soon, but I could not resist putting it out into the world first. FacebookTwitter

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Deana Lawson featured in New Photography 2011 at MOMA

    Deana Lawson is one of six photographers featured in the latest New Photography 2011 exhibition at MOMA. Lawson’s work has an emotional rawness that is gripping. Aside from being beautifully composed, the images – mostly portraits – have a provocative honesty. The people in Deanna Lawson’s photographs simultaneously display  incredible strength and fragility.  This…

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12 x 12 on 12.12.11 – Storefront Artist Project

My two contributions to the wildly anticipated annual 12 x 12 Storefront Artist Project fundraiser in Pittsfield, MA. Both dedicated to Peter (Dudek, of course) who aimed to place an original work of art in every house in Berkshire County! xoxo, Monika FacebookTwitter

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