Annenberg Space for Photography – Filming the Darkroom

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THE CREW The day spent with THE CREW while filming in the darkroom was filled with wonder and mystery. It was amazing how they managed to light everything…use the correct camera angles…etc…all to create the effect of the real thing…magic! Clyde talking about the darkroom with Steven Kochones, Executive Producer of ArcLight Productions. Karlo David checking camera as Al Cresspo… Read More

Christmas in July – Venice Gallery

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The community/shops of Venice decided to celebrate Christmas in July, so we decided to join them for a day. It was an enjoyable day getting to visit with so many folks. We had a great time and many wonderful conversations. Clyde giving a darkroom tour – explaining the BIG enlarger Darkroom tour Clyde in the work-room signing books Clyde in… Read More

R.F. Orchid Nursery with Sandra Friend

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After Castellow Hammock, Sandra suggested stop by R.F. Orchids on our way home. I’m so glad we did! What a beautiful find! Sandra Friend with sign Pavilion on the way to nursery entry into nursery Row upon row of orchids…heaven! I think I could spend my life just sitting in this nursery looking at orchids! What a grand experience!

Hands Across the Sand

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For years Clyde and I have been against oil drilling off the coast of Florida. Unfortunately, with the explosion of the oil rig, we are now seeing the full affect of why drilling off shore is a bad idea. Our country managed to go to the moon. We currently have an amazing amount of technology available to dramatically change our… Read More

Printing in the Darkroom

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Clyde and his darkroom assistant, Neal Obendorf, at final wash tank studying photo to see if it is a good enough print to print a second one. Upon a rainy day, Clyde and I spent some time playing on the web and came up with an amazing amount of stuff on Clyde…really, we were astonished at how much! However, some… Read More