A Simple Portrait: Connecting Past, Present & Future

Posted by on Jan 13, 2019 in Environmental Portrait | No Comments
A Simple Portrait: Connecting Past, Present & Future

During Capt. Stephen H. Murray’s tenure, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Corona Division’s metrology and calibration mission expanded exponentially. I thoroughly enjoyed his time at the helm and wanted him to leave with a special portrait, something that linked his Navy career and his lasting impact on the command’s past, present and future. When Murray […]

Redlands, CA: Memories Of Palms and Groves Live On In Artist’s Work

Posted by on Jan 10, 2019 in Environmental Portrait | No Comments
Redlands, CA: Memories Of Palms and Groves Live On In Artist’s Work

While visiting a friend earlier this week I recognized an etching on her wall. The work, a small piece by Redlands artist Janet Edwards, depicted rows of palms over a citrus grove on the northern edge of the city. It reminded me of this environmental portrait, made of Edwards in 2005. I recall meeting Edwards […]

Environmental Portrait: A Guy With A Car In A Garage

Posted by on Feb 19, 2018 in Environmental Portrait | No Comments
Environmental Portrait: A Guy With A Car In A Garage

Sometimes the little guy wins. Colleague Troy Lyman’s research into failing passenger seat air bag sensors on Saturn Sky and Pontiac Solstice vehicles like his own led the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to open an inquiry. I received a call from photo editor Steve Massie on a Tuesday afternoon, made this and several […]