Category Archives: Fine Art

New Print on Etsy :: Modern Toile Photography.

There’s a new Etsy listing and I’m excited because I just had the original matted and framed to hang in my new house. It has a very retro feel appropriate for the Mid-century row house we now own. Shot at night on a vintage camera during a long exposure, it’s now been digitally scanned making…

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Long Live McQueen :: Modern Toile Photography

Right. The audition in New York. The Voice audition process was well organized, professional, fair and entirely fun. It was also nerve-wracking, hot, crowded and very early. A $70 cab ride carried me 7 miles from NYC to Jersey to line up at 5:20 a.m. I entered the Izod Center around 8 to be corralled…

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Photography Tips :: Modern Toile Photography

It seems there’s a formula to writing this blog. Step 1.) Share an anecdote about dinner with friends. Step 2.) Mention what we ate and drank. Step 3.) Credit that conversation with sparking the idea for this blog post. So here goes: This week we had the pleasure of laughing over tacos and margaritas with…

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Fever isn’t such a new scene…fever started long ago

I’m sick. My eyes are glassy with a fever, which somehow called to mind this photo. I’ve done one productive thing today, I walked to the library. Inclement weather is predicted for tomorrow in the DC area and I can’t be caught without something to read. Nick Hornby’s Juliet, Naked is now lying open, spine…

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