Fourth of July Photo Fun

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Students and clients of mine learn one will develop and expand their photography skills by shooting locally.  Moreover, one will produce some of her/his best work in and around one’s hometown.  In addition to capturing and creating images near home, I also recommend my students have fun with their cameras.  Over the July 4th weekend I had the opportunity to follow my own advice … and I want to share the results with you. The historic Dundalk community has the longest running July 4th parade in all of Maryland.  My favorite Baltimore Hons Charlene Osborne,...

My Year with Bawlmer’s Best Hon

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When I sat down to tell you about my photo adventure that began last summer, I got hung up on the title.  My Year with the Hon is descriptive, but I was looking for something either as literary as A Year in Provence or as quantitative as Two Years Before the Mast.  Then it struck me.  I spent the year with Baltimore’s Best HON.  Who needs literary or quantity when you already have the best, the superlative, the supreme?  Phew, now I can get along with my story. We here in Baltimore know that hon...