1000 Words, Instagram Showcase : July

  Grryo believes that mobile photographers/artists tell stories through the photographs/images and art that represents their families, their environment, themselves. This is important because of the level of communication that is portrayed in imaging today. We...

Lumenaire and the Celebration of Youth

  I was more or less a novice on Instagram two years ago, and I can still remember that jaw-dropping feeling when I came across @lumenaire’s account: a guy was sitting as a king on a purple sofa, with a girl lying on another sofa in the background, with her...

Form In Light: an Exhibit

Couturier Gallery is pleased to present Roger Lerner: Form In Light, a series of photographic architectural abstractions taken at Cedars Sinai Medical Center complex, located in Los Angeles, over a three year period using an iPhone and available light. Each of the 29...

The Storytellers Vol. 7

The evening had begun to cool off as a breeze from the inlet moved slowly up the streets toward the top of the hill where the mansion sat. “I was just a young man when I came to this island. Now, I am old,” Luther said aloud.

Finding Your Lost Creativity

{Previously published on www.transmissionsfromthewastelands.com, June 10, 2015. Additional content added.} “Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up.” ~ Pablo Picasso Are we all born with the sense of creativity? Or is it truly a...

The Challenge Of Twitter Poetry

How do you write a poem in 140 characters or less? Actually, less than 140 characters, because I usually tie the poem to one of my images. That cuts the space down to 117. Even with a link shortener, like ow.ly, that still leaves me with only a skimpy offering of 95...

1000 Words, Instagram Showcase : June

  Grryo believes that mobile photographers/artists tell stories through the photographs/images and art that represents their families, their environment, themselves. This is important because of the level of communication that is portrayed in imaging today. We...

A Note to a Father

I had no idea how differently I would see you the first time I saw a tiny baby placed into your arms. My tiny baby. That sacred piece of my heart that was reserved just for that moment…exposed. Nothing has been the same since that whirlwind day that you turned...