Good-bye old friend.

It was sometime around 2008 or 2009 I think, when I bought this used Epson 7600 printer from a photographer friend.  Since then every print that is 24 inches or smaller on the short side […]

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Friends make great subjects

Friends make great subjects — especially when they’re “furry.” About 15 years ago I approached the Cambridge and District Humane Society with the idea of doing a fund raiser. If people would donate to the […]

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There are no accidents

There are no accidents. There may be mistakes, but there are no accidents. I’m reading a book right now by Steven Pressfield – “NOBODY WANTS TO READ YOUR SH*T AND OTHER TOUGH-LOVE TRUTHS TO MAKE […]

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You are photogenic

Cookie – cutter photography is good for photographing cookies, not people. You are photogenic. Cookie cutter photography says most people will look good with a short-side loop light set up. To do that you put […]

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It’s for a select group of people. It may not be for you.

One of the people I follow on various social media platforms is Author Seth Godin. Among his bestselling books are: Permission Marketing: Turning Strangers into Friends and Friends into Customers The Dip: The extraordinary benefits […]

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The Portrait

If telling the story of you, who would you be telling and what would that story be? I’m John Mitchell and putting that story into a picture or series of pictures is what I do. […]

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July 23 must be a special day

Happy Birthday Mom.  Mom would have been 94 today.   Today is also the birthday of my youngest nephew.  Then there is a girl named Tara from Sarnia Ontario that is celebrating her quarter century […]

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Bonnie Deekon 1941 – 2018

Bonnie Deekon 1941-2018 Cambridge has lost a great leader and advocate for animal well being. It was with a great deal of sadness that I learned last night of the passing of Bonnie Deekon, executive […]

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Golfers like you golf courses like this.

Golf is a game of man versus himself where he is handicapped by his own physical and mental limitations. Of course the golf course can impact both the challenge and the handicap. Savannah Golf Links […]

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Cambridge Celebration of the Arts

Saturday June 16th I took a walk up Dickson Street in Galt Cambridge. The road was closed to traffic. Instead of cars there were vendors. It was the Cambridge Celebration of the Arts. Dickson Street […]

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