Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ohio Crane

Ohio Crane, originally uploaded by Stephen Foster.

Industrial equipment makes for good subject matter: hard edges and manufactured shapes offer many opportunities for compositional variety, In some ways it’s easier to make photographs this way because the compositional elements are so overt. On the other hand, I think the audience is smaller which finds the subject of inherent interest.


Olivera Street is About Color

As much as I am biased towards black and white photography, I do love color, too. There are just some situations in which one falls in love with the color.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

On my birthday, we were in Los Angeles. One of our stops was LACMA. Photography is permitted within the exhibits. Here I am at a large, shiny egg.

For propriety, I should cite the work and artist, but my notebook is missing.