Alternately, a landscape painter, an abstract painter and a
photographer. I've focused myself more seriously on photography
recently, printing on a large scale and searching for venues to show my
Right now, I'm only interested in the loose, blurred and rough-looking image, perhaps because in sensation they most resemble the paintings I've done. I'm greatly aided in this approach by shooting through the viewfinder of a vintage Kodak Duaflex from 1950. Most definitely not a state-of-the-art camera, It's lens is covered with dust and scratches and it's distorted reality closely mimics my own.