Category: Feature Stories

Santa Fe Public Schools Music Program Parade

On October 21, 2017 I had the great pleasure to act as the photographer for the Ortiz Middle School Marching Band.  My assignment was to document the band’s participation in a public demonstration march with other Santa Fe Public Schools...

/ October 23, 2017

My Santa Fe Fix On #Route66

Every now and then, I just have to get away for a photography adventure of some kind.  This month, it was a Road Trip from Los Angeles to Santa Fé, all along the old US Route 66.  Or #route66 as it is...

/ September 24, 2016

Salerno

Salerno Winery by Chuck Jones Salerno Winery is a small boutique winery located in the Ramona Valley American Viticultural Area. Opera singer Herman Salerno and his wife Rose first came to the Ramona Valley in 1998 with over 23 years prior...

/ January 29, 2014

Dia de los Muertos 2013

I’ve photographed Dia de los Muertos in Mexico for seven of the past eleven years. It is one of those long term photography projects that just sneaks up on you, and you don’t even realize it is a long term...

/ December 2, 2013

Life At A Snails Pace – Final

I’ve kept worrying with this video edit awhile now.  I like this version the best. So  far!   I also put this “Making Of” together. Life In A Snail’s Space from TheCameraForum on Vimeo. Life In A Snail’s Space –...

/ August 18, 2013

TheCameraForum.Com

Call us nuts or call us interested in mature level discussions about the Art, Science, and Technology of image creation in today’s age.  Whatever spirit motivated each of us, working together with a group of my friends we have launched...

/ November 25, 2012

Fuji X-Pro1 – First Look

I got the opportunity to play with the new Fuji XPro-1 but only for a week, not nearly enough time to fully evaluate this fantastic new Fuji camera.  I want to get it back in here for a more in...

/ November 3, 2012

Occupy San Francisco & The iPhone 4S

Occupy-San-Francisco-Cut-IV from TheCameraForum on Vimeo. Filmed October 15, 2011 on a one-day old iPhone 4S. On this day global protests for democracy occurred in 951 cities, in 85 countries around the world. San Francisco, California, USA was one of them....

/ July 4, 2012

Leonard Brooks

Leonard Brooks – 1911-2011 I just learned that my old friend and client, Canadian Painter Leonard Brooks has passed away at the ripe old age of 100.  He and his photographer wife Riva Brooks were two of the more famous...

/ June 10, 2012

Deep Green Festival

The magic got off to a roaring start Saturday, April 21, 2012 in Richmond, CA.  Deep Green, the 2nd annual earth day celebration of cannabis, health & ecology.  Entertainment consisted of soulful rap from the guest DJ’s and live performances from...

/ May 5, 2012

Terry

Terry is now on permanent disability retirement, after a riot related injury she experienced working in the Juvenile Detention Center in Oakland, CA.  Terry formerly told this story to the inmates in her charge.  Thank you Terry for sharing your...

/ May 2, 2012

Now Departing: The Magic Love Bus

Has it really been that many years?  In 1964 author Ken Kesey and his crew of “Merry Pranksters” cast off from the San Francisco Bay Area in their psychedelic day-glow painted school bus named “Further.” Further’s trip proved to be...

/ April 16, 2012

Crystal Nezgoda

    Crystal Nezgoda Crystal Nezgoda is an aspiring young actress with a tremendous potential.  Crystal is also a woman of strong character both in the rolls she plays on stage as well as the obstacles, heartaches, and personal challenges...

/ March 18, 2012