Tim Soter… blog.

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Month: June, 2009

THE PROCESS … PART IV

I managed to go through six giant boxes, twice, in order to match up negatives to 4×6 prints.  I had narrowed down a selection of fifty to seventy-five 4×6 photos and the corresponding negatives were all in paper sleeves with the “gist” of the roll written on the outside.  I had given a lot of […]

David Archuleta.

David Archuleta … narrowly missed being last year’s American Idol winner, though that doesn’t seem to have affected the sales of his album which were purchased by over 700,000 people.  He is a member of the Boy Scouts of America, he sites singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles (who I’ve also had the pleasure of photographing) as someone […]

SCHOOL OF ROCK.

“Holiday in Cambodia”  DEAD KENNEDYS   (MP3) “Long Time”  BOSTON   (MP3) “No Quarter”  LED ZEPPELIN   (MP3) I was in Chestnut Hill, PA on Memorial Day and caught a four hour rotating set by the kids comprising the Paul Green School of Rock students; Fort Washington, PA chapter.  I was completely impressed and enthralled, especially by their […]

HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR PHOTOS!

While editing photos I came across a suggestion sheet that was inserted in a developed roll of photos that I had processed at a drug store, eighteen years ago.  Mind you, the lab had somehow made these fantastic images, merging my photos of Mexico with someone else’s family shots, throwing the color into a magenta […]