Albedo - the HorsePhoto Of The Week –Feb 24,2014





Albedo –the Horse. I walked everywhere in NYC and picked up what caught my eye. Urban detritus. Found objects. Then I would spend every Sunday composing a new composition with what had been found using my trusty old wooden 8×10 camera. 1989.


Photo of the week - Mr 20thPhoto Of The Week –Mr 20th,2013

Photo Of The Week –Mr 20th,2013






This is the inside of a Chatty Cathy doll. A friend of mine stole it out of her favorite Gay bar in Brooklyn around 1990 and then gave it to me. I then worked on photographing the mechanics of Chatty. Dolls […]

Photo Of The Week - March 5th,2013Photo Of The Week –March 5th,2013

Photo Of The Week –March 5th,2013

Edsel Hood Ornament for Landrover –cliick on image to enlarge

I recently have been archive scanning some of my work from the 80’s and 90’s. They are 8×10 chromes (transparencies) and,like all film,they are in danger of becoming discolored. Nearly all film is NOT archival […]

No more ticker-tape parades for our Vets...No more ticker-tape parades for our Vets…

19 Years ago I was sitting on my deck in downtown NYC –one block off Broadway –and it was raining ticker-tape. The Desert Storm vets were returning home to a huge parade. I made a photograph at the time called Iraqi Apples. Today I sent out a promotion that included one […]

Spring Classes:The Digital SLR Camera with Les Jorgensen

Most people who buy an advanced dSLR camera are disappointed with the results. Why? It comes from the factory in all the worst modes for a camera to be in! The manufacturers make one assumption about you,that you can’t handle the amazing technology that they just sold you. Come and unlock the creative […]

Reluctant Panther offers Prix Fixe menu and Fresh Ricotta Recipe

The Reluctant Panther is offering a Prix Fix menu to warm up your winter evenings. Monday –Thursday 40$ 

On my recent visit I was able to sample several dishes from the Prix Fixe menu,a highlight being the starter of Roasted Beets and House Made Ricotta. This was perfect blend of the earthiness […]

Equinox Resort has the best local cider doughnuts!

Did you know? That’s right,out of the kitchen of the equinox,Chef Jeffrey Russell produces hundreds of dozens of cider doughnuts for his guests and also for the local Manchester community. Recently I was talking with Jeffrey about how he started this. He said,”I grew up in the Berkshires and always […]

Photography Classes in 2011Photography Classes in 2011

As most of you know,I am a Photography teacher. This next year will feature our introductory class at the Jorgensen Studio in Manchester VT. Come Join us! The Digital SLR Camera with Les Jorgensen (Click here to go to my classes/workshop website)

10 sessions Mondays 6 – 8pm Jan-6th – March 14th Price:[…]

Photoflex features Beyond the Photograph on its blog

As you all may already know,I am co-founder of Beyond the Photograph which offers workshops and classes for the passionate photographer. Our Stratton Workshops are drawing near.

Our new adventure with Photoflex is featured on Photoflex’s Blog. Follow the link. In celebration of our newest sponsorship,Beyond the Photograph will give away a […]

Experts:Ansel Adams photos found at garage sale worth $200 million

Rick Norsigian’s hobby of picking through piles of unwanted items at garage sales in search of antiques has paid off for the Fresno,California,painter. […]