book dummy

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The Look Of Love

About six weeks ago both my aged parents died. They had a dual funeral. Their coffins were lowered side by side, simultaneously into their grave. After hearing of this, more than one person has asked me if they were in an accident. There had been no accident. They died independently of each other, in separate … Continue reading

a friend at the binder gets me a peek/it’s almost as good as being there…

So here I am in Brooklyn on this hot and sultry day. I get an email from my friend, the photographer and curator Machiel Botman. He’s in Amsterdam and he’s over at a book binder (Van Waarden—Machiel says “the best in Holland”) looking to get material to make a final dummy for a book he’s doing … Continue reading

testing, testing, one two three

The last few weeks I’ve been making final adjustments to the images. Tweaking color balance, shadows, highlights, etc. on the way towards having the project turned in and getting pre-press proofs before the final printing. I’m also taking this opportunity in the process to make a new dummy—the ‘final’ one (aren’t they all final? …you … Continue reading