All posts by pickering

Fisheye

I’d never used a fisheye lens before, but it was fun getting one in New York and shooting some of the vibrant scenes. It was also great to use indoors to capture the vastness of Richard Serra’s work at Gagosian.

Cosplay

Recently I’ve being going to some meetups which combine cosplay and photography. It’s been a fun challenge to learn how to photograph cosplayers in ways that bring out their characters.¬† Here are photos from a shoot in the Library of Congress with¬† Anastasia and her father Tsar Nicholas and Elsa from Frozen, and then Resident … Continue reading Cosplay

Dia:Beacon

Dia:Beacon is an utterly magical place. It’s in an old Nabisco box-printing plant in Beacon, NY, by the Hudson River. The soaring spaces and light from the industrial windows makes the art even more alive. There are only a few artists featured, each with an abundant space. The most breathtaking is the Dan Flavin installation … Continue reading Dia:Beacon