One Love

Shot Of The Day: May 24, 2015





QOTD: Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.
— Bob Marley

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer

Backstory: Some of the people on the street got very nervous when I photographed this van. I said I liked the idea of One Love and they were cool with that. — TAG

Locale: Tappen Park, Stapleton, Staten Island.

Equipment: Nikon D40 / Sigma 18~200mm f3.5-6.3 DC


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Beneath The Rorschach Tree

Shot Of The Day: May 23, 2015





QOTD: Laws of deception, laws to control, laws to crush people down below. I don’t want your hate, I don’t want your fate, I don’t want your tears to penetrate.
— Front Line Assembly (Laws of Deception)

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer





Backstory: The backstory for this image has been removed under eminent domain. — TAG

Locale: On a Need To Know basis.

Equipment: Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss aus Jena DDR (Tessar) 50mm f2.8 (Ilford HP5 Plus, Kodak HC110 and Ilford Rapid Fix)
Image Nr. 1 is a scan of the negative. The second image is a scan of a print made on Ilford Multigrade IV RC Gloss paper – the print was made using a number 5 filter to crank up the contrast.


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Retrograde

Shot Of The Day: May 20, 2015
for Angela DiNapoli





QOTD: Baby, if you wanna be my lover, you better take me home. Cause it’s a long, long way to paradise and I’m still on my own.
— Alice Cooper

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer





Backstory: Abandoned railway cars and lines have a strange appeal – perhaps a desire to go backwards? — TAG

Locale: Clifton SIRT rail yard

Equipment: Nikon D40 / Sigma 18~200mm f3.5-6.3 DC (1 & 3) & Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss aus Jena DDR – Tessar 50mm f2.8 (Image Nr. 2)





Angela’s favourite colour is yellow. Mine too.


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Isn’t Life Strange

Shot Of The Day: May 19, 2015





QOTD: Isn’t life strange, A turn of the page, A book without light, Unless with love we write.
— John Lodge

Quote recommended for The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer (Part of the My Life Was Saved By Rock And Roll gallery at TAGFotograf.com)





Backstory: Love the paint job… — TAG

Locale: Tompkinsville, Staten Island

Equipment: Nikon AW120


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Strange Things

Shot Of The Day: May 18, 2015





QOTD: You got someone you think you know well, He turns out a stranger, The minute you turn your back: You’re in it all by yourself.
— Randy Newman (from Toy Story)

Quote recommended for The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer (Part of the My Life Was Saved By Rock And Roll gallery at TAGFotograf.com)

Backstory: This little guy was a gift from a friend who knows I live for the Day of the Dead. — TAG

Locale: Kunst-Studio TAG

Equipment: Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss aus Jena DDR (Tessar) 50mm f2.8


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Strangeways Here We Come

Shot Of The Day: May 17, 2015





QOTD: And so I drank one, It became four, And when I fell on the floor, I drank more… Stop me if you think that you’ve heard this one before.
— Steven Patrick Morrissey

Quote recommended for The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer (Part of the My Life Was Saved By Rock And Roll gallery at TAGFotograf.com)

Backstory: 110 proof Tequila keeps the melancholy at bay – right Moz? (Please, please, let me get what I want this time…) — TAG

Locale: Kunst-Studio TAG

Equipment: Nikon D40 / Sigma 18~200mm f3.5-6.3 DC


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Strange Orchestra

Shot Of The Day: May 16, 2015





QOTD: Saw a face in a conical of lace, it was a strange orchestra, Mannikin skin pounding on a bass-drum, strange orchestra.
— T. Rex

Quote recommended for The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer (Part of the My Life Was Saved By Rock And Roll gallery at TAGFotograf.com)

Backstory: Marc Bolan sounds best when played on 8 Track with a pack of Marlboro Reds clenched between your teeth. — TAG

Locale: Tompkinsville, Staten Island

Equipment: Nikon D40 / Sigma 18~200mm f3.5-6.3 DC


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