Tag Archives: John Mitchell Photography


Cambridge Ribfest 2019

The Cambridge Ribfest is the Rotary Ribfest This past weekend was the Cambridge Ribfest 2019. I believe this is the fourth in what has become an annual event. At the same time there was a […]

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Only a few tickets remaining!

I checked. There are only a few tickets left. To what you say. Well the Elephant Waltz, that’s what. The elephants are being fitted for new dancing shoes. The Mombasa Market Restaurant is being prepared […]

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I have empathy

Yes,  I have empathy,believe it or not. It’s because of attending a seminar of Leon Kennamer that I have it. The year was 1982. A flyer at Sylvano Color Labs in Toronto informed me the […]

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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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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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Engaging portraits – Sample 5

 In a previous blog “Engaging Portraits” I talked about unique lighting for each portrait. In the beginning, near everyone starts out with the same body parts, but that’s where the similarity ends. We are not […]

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Which box are you in?

Which box you are in? Do you think in the box or outside the box? Go ahead and leave a comment. Start a discussion.

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Great_People & Important_People

A week with David Ziser I have been a professional photographer since 1971. I have done this full time since 1985. But, I can’t remember a time when photography was not an important part of […]

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