Written by Amanda Rae Busch Photography by Scott Barrow How one woman channels the force of beauty. Marilyn Kalish is a woman possessed. At least that’s what a visitor might think upon entering the artist’s Great Barrington, Massachusetts, studio-salon to find her assailing a pair of seven-foot-tall canvases with fistfuls of graphite pencils. Clad [...]
In Tune Written by Tresca Weinstein Photography by Scott Barrow A Great Barrington, Mass., family lives, breathes, and makes a difference through music Claudia Barry, owner of the Music Store on Railroad Street in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, and her husband, Sean, a master of instrument repair, led parallel childhoods—of a sort. While Claudia toured the [...]
The Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is a new client this year and Donna Reichel has been excellent to work with. Here are some of the images from the President's Report.
I spent several hours on Saturday at the Satre Hill "Jumpfest" in Salisbury, CT. The organizers arranged to have a bucket truck available so that I could be suspended directly above the takeoff spot. I was also able to crawl under the ramp to the spot just below where they became airborne. This shot required [...]
I recently worked on a series of 15 portraits for the Berkshire Health Systems annual report. There was an element of "swat" photography to the assignment because all of the images had to be delivered within a week including contact, scheduling, shooting and image prep. I loved it!
I spent a very enjoyable day last week with author, Roger Kahn. Hilarious baseball stories, memorabilia, good scotch and poinient memories were plentiful. My ride home was made easy by a signed copy of his recorded book, "The Boys of Summer." My favorite quote shared was from Dodger pitcher, "Preacher" Roe. "Live each day as [...]
Several times a week I walk with a friend and his dog and we talk. His focus is on health care and changing a broken system. He is an advocate for the elderly. I am a friendly guy who puts people at ease and helps them to look their best. I capture the essence of [...]