Archive for November, 2013

“To make my animals, I try to make a new nature. I don’t want to copy the existing nature.” Theo Jansen is a Dutch artist who sculpts new forms of life from PVC. He calls them “strandbeests,” which is Dutch for “beach creatures,” and they cruise the coastline powered by wind, or — in certain more […]


The final installment of my favorite photographs from a 2011/2012 trip back to the US.  These shots were taken using either a Voigtlander Bessa-L with 15mm Heliar wide-angle lens, a Voigtlander Bessa-T with 50mm Nokton lens, or the medium-format Fujifilm GF670 (Voigtlander Bessa III) set in 6×7 mode.  You can view all 91 photos in […]