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Raccoon

Posted by curt on November 13, 2018 in Photography | No Comments
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Fall Color

Posted by curt on October 28, 2018 in Photography | No Comments

I actually made this photograph a couple of years ago while I was shooting railroad images at the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad in New Mexico. These trees were growing on a hillside next to the highway. I thought it was interesting how they grew straight up from such a steep embankment.

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The Church at Davenport

Posted by curt on October 26, 2018 in I Live Here, Photography | No Comments

St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Davenport, California. It was built in 1915 entirely out of cement from the nearby cement plant. I have always liked the look of this small church and I often stop by when driving up the coast from Santa Cruz.

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Sunday Afternoon Sightseeing

Posted by curt on December 27, 2015 in Photography | No Comments

I went for a “sightseeing” tour around town with the wife today. I only take her to the best places, as you can see. 🙂

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Musicians

Posted by curt on March 31, 2014 in Photography | No Comments

A musician friend of mine, Scott Kinsey, performed in Los Angeles a couple of weeks ago, and I was able to catch the band for a night before heading to New Mexico. Here are some some photos I took of the Zawinul Legacy Band. The Zawinul Legacy Band Hadrien Feraud Katisse Buckingham Robert Thomas, Jr. […]

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Charles Cramer’s Digital Printing for the Fine Art Photographer Workshop

Posted by curt on June 26, 2013 in Photography | 1 Comment

Last weekend I attended Charles Cramer’s Digital Printing for the Fine Art Photographer workshop. (That’s Charlie pictured above, about to take a look at one of my test prints.) It’s something I’ve wanted to do for years, and I’m glad that I did. I had a great time and came back energized to take my […]

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The 139th Running of the Kentucky Derby

Posted by curt on May 7, 2013 in Photography | No Comments

I was lucky enough to attend the Kentucky Derby for the seventh time as part of the Sports Illustrated crew. Here are 15 or so from this year’s trip. I don’t have any of the race itself because it was doing work for SI at the time. A scene from “the backside,” where the barns […]

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Babe

Posted by curt on February 9, 2013 in Photography | 2 Comments

Babe the Muffler Man stands watch at Babe’s Mufflers on The Alameda in San Jose. Supposedly he’s been there since at least 1960, but the leading authority on muffler men claims the first one was made in about 1962. It was a Paul Bunyan character. The hands were arranged to hold his axe, but the […]

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Lucky Boy

Posted by curt on November 28, 2012 in New Mexico, Photography | No Comments

The prominent neon sign mounted atop the front of Lucky Boy restaurant in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was closed when I visited, but from the outside it looks like a classic dive, with Chinese food and hamburgers offered. And sure enough, the Yelp reviews confirm it. “It’s about as divey as you can get without […]

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Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Posted by curt on October 30, 2012 in Photography | No Comments

Sue and I were in New Mexico earlier this month and caught part of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, the largest gathering of hot air balloonists in the world. I’ve always wanted to see this and it was absolutely worth it. Just spectacular. Photos don’t do it justice. You have to be there, walking among […]

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