Hope Our Little World

Shot Of The Day: November 24, 2013





QOTD: It is only by going too far that you can hope to break the mould and do something new. Art is a question of going too far.
— Francis Bacon

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

Backstory: Recently I had a photo rejected by a group on flickr – for a “rule violation.” Later they acknowledged it was an error. I wish they’d repeat the error. That photo became my most popular image – weighing in at 6000 hits. — TAG

Equipment: Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss Jena 50mm f2.8


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I Was The Only

Shot Of The Day: November 23, 2013





QOTD: Experience is the name men give to their mistakes.
— Sonny Liston

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

Backstory: Before there was a Selfie shot there was the self portrait, done with a quaint, old fashioned, thing called a timer. — TAG

Equipment: Zenit 12XP / Helios-44-2 58mm f2 (1), Nikon F2 Photomic (DP-1) / Micro-Nikkor-P Auto 55mm f3.5 (2)





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Mysterious Union

Shot Of The Day: November 22, 2013





QOTD: How could they tell?
— Dorothy Parker, on being told of the death of Calvin Coolidge.

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

Backstory: Once upon a time a zombie (Daniel Mirisola) and the Grim Reaper (Yours Truly) demonstrated at a recruiting center holding signs that said, “Support Endless War” – it was astounding how many people stopped and asked if we were serious. — TAG

Equipment: Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss Jena 50mm f2.8


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