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Yearly Archives: 2013


Point of departure or return. More like a pause. Looking at this moment, at his moment in time and place, from a perspective of a lot of time gone by, this snapshot has already transformed itself to so many other meanings and possibilities. I thought I at least remembered the general circumstances when I pressed […]

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This and That

Lots of work, and thoughts, and feelings.  Very little sleep. The two images above, both from my trip to Poland last year, I did not consider at first to be in the same realm of pursuit.  And yet they so obviously are. And now, I can finally drift off to dreamland for few hours.  Leaving […]

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Puddles abound – and other thoughts on Artist Staments

The artist statement.  The “Hello, My Name Is” of the art world.  The definition, clarification, proclamation of what one does and often how it’s done, and why. Over the next week or two, I’ll be musing on mine and perhaps refining it or expanding it further.  Here’s what it is currently: ‘In my photography I […]

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The Magic Woods: A One-Day Photographic Workshop

I’m happy to announce I’ll be teaching this one-day workshop! Mountains and forests abound in rich symbolism which can represent emotional, spiritual or mental states. Nature’s summits and woods, powerful in their permanence and immovability, have often been associated with personal quests, overcoming obstacles, seeking inner knowledge. Artists and writers have been inspired by the […]

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From The Nature of Looking – Untitled (Peter, Ruby and Morning Light), 2012-2013 FacebookTwitter

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Dorota Expecting

An impromptu (and way too short!) session with fellow photographer and expat Dorota couple of weeks before she gave birth to her beautiful son Teodoro Sebastian. Congratulations Dorota and much thanks! xo, Monika FacebookTwitter

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