The Smoke

Market and Beale
Market and Beale
Market Off Second
Market Off Second
Market Off Beale
Market Off Beale
Montgomery at Post
Montgomery at Post
Market at Kearny
Market at Kearny
Geary at Market
Geary at Market
Market and Montgomery
Market and Montgomery
Fourth and Market
Fourth and Market
~1 min read

The New Fuji/Chrome: Fujifilm-X and Chromebook

Many Possibilities

(Updated November 2018)

Can a Chromebook be your photo-production machine?

While the first Chromebooks could basically just run a browser, current Chromebooks can also run Android apps, placing Chromebooks somewhere between a “regular” laptop and a phone or tablet in functionality — opening up the possibilities of using a light, inexpensive device in place of (or alongside) a larger, pricey one.

Of course a new under-$400 Chromebook is no match for a full-powered $2000+ laptop as a photo workflow machine… right?

13 min read

Che Guevara

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You don't have to go out looking for Dr Ernesto Guevara when in Cuba -- his picture will find you. Guerrillero Heroico Che has become, as it was described to me more than once, the logo of Cuba. I've read that it's the most famous photograph in the world.

4 min read

Havana: Caged Bouquet

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Trocadero y Paseo de Marti

The Old Man was dead.

"We should go to Cuba before it changes too much," See See commented that evening.

"Definitely," I agreed with her, "before they finish putting in a Bubba Gump and TGIFriday's on the Malecón."

So I set aside my winter holidays and started looking at options, logistically and legally. Try to find something we could do together. Maybe an art workshop? Almost immediately, I found: Santa Fe Workshops, Open Door Havana with David Alan Harvey. Holy cow!

9 min read