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Roosevelt Island

To be an artist

To be an artist you have to give up everything, including the desire to be a good artist… – Clayton Cubitt I have to agree with this. It’s…

Art vs Craft

Art is why you do something. Craft is how you do something. – Clayton Cubitt


May 2011 Latex Shoot

I did another one of the Latex Body Paint photo shoots, last weekend. Wonderful model… good time. I was told the privacy standard this time was basically “the…

Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe

I love this photo. Came across it a while back on Tumblr. It was taken by Gerard Malanga, of Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe. I hadn’t known until…


“Faces” project off and running. Write a story describing the origins of what’s happening in a chosen photo. Open to anyone now – 3 weeks remain to contribute….

Since Antarctica at Asylum

Artist and Audience

To an artist, first an audience is a life jacket, then it is a dinner jacket, then it is a straightjacket. – Clayton Cubitt


Sat in on an art class at the Torpedo Factory, last week. Mostly tried to keep quiet in the back of the room, so as to not remind…


I’ve posted a collection from my most recent photoshoot: https://strangeday.net/shoots/rachel/ Sample:

photo credit

If you’re a close friend, and want to share a photo I took, for non-commercial use, by all means do it. You don’t have to ask. But I…


Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor…

Photo Review #5

Stephanie and Isabel by Lung S. Liu In no particular order… There’s a wide range of tones here, from deep black to not-quite-blown-out-whites. And the overall tones are…

artomatic fashion show

Loved this woman. Incredible attitude. Looked like she would eat somebody if they got in her way.


21st birthday party tonight. All the cool people will be there. you know you wanna!

The right image.

There are images that should be captured. Moments that feel like they exist to show you something. Beyond just “I wish I had my camera”, they have everything…


So here’s a bit of what I was working on. My sketchbook is a mess. It would probably mean nothing to another designer. But I just get enough…