Fauxto Journalist

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Looking Back at Sam Abell

This past weekend, I decided to take some time for myself and do a little street photography. After easily finding a parking along Boston’s Public Garden (not an easy thing to do, usually), I stepped out of the car and saw my first shot: a woman, on the other side of the park fence, sitting […]

Vacation Fauxtography

In The Return of the Jedi, Luke, Han, Chewie and Leia are on their way to Endor when they approach Imperial ships…. Han: “…Keep your distance, though, Chewie, but don’t look like you’re keeping your distance.” Chewie: “How the hell am I supposed to do that?” Han: “I don’t know. Fly ‘casual’.” So I’m here to say… […]

The Fauxtographic Process

A few weeks ago, I shot a 50th wedding anniversary in Arlington, Massachusetts. It was held at the Robbins Library. I thought “Library? Ok, we’ll see”. Given that I always visit a venue a day before the shoot around the same time to get a feel for lighting, etc. At least, I try to. The […]