Places Amongst Us

My SoFoBoMo for 2008 is complete! I just uploaded my Blurb BookSmart template and did all of the neccessary things and ordered my production proof of Places Amongst Us. And so it is now out there. Done for the moment. And I feel it almost was not going to happen and in retrospect, choosing to... Continue Reading →

SoFoBoMo Finish line

It does appear that I am going to finish my SoFoBoMo project in the Month of May. I just did the last edit on my project Places Amongst Us in my Blurb book template. So tomorrow morning, I will give it another review and then upload to Blurb and order my first copy. The way... Continue Reading →

Sharpening Photographs for Blurb Printing

"Front Patio I" from the series "Places Amongst Us", copyright of Douglas Stockdale Well this is a strange series of events. It now appears that my first published book (Blurb) is going to be technical How-To. I just uploaded and made available my book "Sharpening Photographs for Blurb Printing". For those who have been following... Continue Reading →

Image sharpening for Blurb

Right now, this seems like crazy making. I now know that my process of creating images for a Blurb monogram book will result in soft resolution photographs in the book based on my press proof of In Passing. So why am I continuing to work like a madman on a second book that will end up... Continue Reading →

Walkway IV

"Walkway IV" from the series Places Amongst Us, Tijeras Creek, copyright of Douglas Stockdale a SoFoBoMo 2008 production I am still plodding along. The picture taking part is done, or as much done as I feel warrented at the moment. Now into some serious picture tweaking, with a lot of time in dust removal from... Continue Reading →

Neighbors VII

"Neighbors VII" from the series Tijeras Creek, photograph copyright of Douglas Stockdale A SoFoBoMo 2008 production Best regards, Doug Note: the title to this photograph may change, as this was the working title and I have bee rethinking some of the image titles again for this series. At this time, the earlier Observation Bench titles are... Continue Reading →

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