Photo Essay #5: Lady Bird Lake, an Urban Oasis
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Photo Essay #5: Lady Bird Lake, an Urban Oasis

Along with my friend Adrienne and my dog Freida, I hoofed several hundred miles this past year around Lady Bird Lake (formerly Town Lake), in Austin, TX. The name’s a bit deceiving; it really doesn’t look like a lake. It looks more like a river that cuts from east to west and separates south Austin … Continue reading

Photo Essay #4: My Romantic Neighborhood
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Photo Essay #4: My Romantic Neighborhood

This is my street. Like all of the streets in this subdivision, the roads are wide but the homes are small. Even though there’s wide cultural diversity in this working class subdivision, the houses are quite homogenous. The name of this 1980′s subdivision is Buckingham Estates. Sounds pretty high brow, doesn’t it? Sounds like we … Continue reading

Introducing the Sister Blog: Big Scout Photography
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Introducing the Sister Blog: Big Scout Photography

So here’s the thing. Even a careless observer of the BSP will note there are a whole lotta snapshots and videos charting the project’s progress. They are there to inform; they are rarely shot with an artist’s eye. In my opinion, snapping pix doesn’t justify earning any kind of badge in photography. But the tasks … Continue reading