Apologies for not posting any new images in a while as I've been called down a different path for the in determinant future.
Ten years ago I was visited by my Grandmother who brought with her fantastic photos of the distant past. Upon seeing them I knew this family history could not be lost and begged her to leave them with me so I could re-photograph them, clean them up and share with the rest of our family.
Sadly, the photos sat in a plain brown manila packet for almost 10 years.
This past January I received a call from my mom with the sad news that my grandmother had passed away suddenly. It was not totally unexpected, she was 95 and
Since Groups were first introduced on DA I've fought a "Love/Hate" internal struggle.
I recognize the advantages of groups within a social media website like DA, and personally have no problems with the general idea. However, there are a number of problems that I have personal issues with and have been struggling with. This journal entry is going to deal with one of the issues I've struggled with.
I want to support the general community and that means ANY group. It takes a lot of energy and time to manage a group and groups also provide a great channel for artists to get more exposure. However, the whole process of submitting and approv
Nothing important to say tonight.... but I did come across an interesting observation.
For the last 10+ years I've maintained a personal website for my photography http://www.studiojames.com . Unfortunately I have little time to keep it "Fresh". After joining DA 3.5 years ago there is now even less time as I divide what little spare time I have to both sites. Since DA is also a very social site (a fact that I love).... I tend to give it far more attention and my personal site lies almost forgotten.
It is now time to renew the domain name for my personal website. I normally purchase the 5 year subscription as it is cheaper and I don't h
My friend from across the pond.... it has been a long time since we shared messages. Even though I am not active with any new photography the past several years, I still visit DA every day and I do enjoy your work. It is a window into a different world than the one I live in. I enjoy every image you share!