So anyway….. I’ve had a lot going on lately, really in every corner of my life. And I’ve been keeping very busy with my work. My book with Oxford University Press is in design and production, and will be out this summer. And one of my projects in Indonesia – an exhibition of contemporary photography… More More and More
I’ve listened to Bowie for about 25 years. It’s sad to see people important to you go….. In recent years, I thought the Cat Power cover of this song was better than the original. Now I’m not so sure……
After years of neglect, I recently updated my website. Please take a look!
The past few years, I’ve been pursuing a number of different large, long-term projects. The past year a half, I’ve really been focusing on my manuscript for Oxford University Press. This manuscript is finalized, and going into production now. With this book approaching resolution, I’ve again begun refocusing on one of my projects in Indonesia. Between… More Off the Back Burner
My son James and I have been reading the great book by Brian Selznick, Wonderstruck. In the story, one of the primary characters, Ben, frequently remembers a quote his mother posted on their fridge: We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars. I love this line and had to… More The Gutter and the Stars
In the wake of completing my manuscript with Oxford University Press – Alternative Photographic Processes: Technique, History, and Creative Practice – I’ve initiated another manuscript. This book will be a historical survey of photography in Indonesia, given the working title A History of Photography in Indonesia: From the Colonial Era to the Early 21st Century. My draft… More Draft Introduction