Tag Archives: life

Excerpts From LIFE Magazine 1970

Looking through a magazine for possible collage images, I came across some cool articles from when I was 2 years old. The whole magazine is a treat to flip through, not to mention very thought provoking. The following are excerpts … Continue reading

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FoneArt

Normally I don’t blog photographs I’ve taken on my cell phone. I don’t know why. Maybe it’s because I’m self-conscious about how people will judge “the art” not knowing that the lo-fidelity is a huge part of the art. I do know … Continue reading

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Goodwill score; Emitt Rhodes for 50¢

Flipping through the records at the Goodwill on Fillmore, I found a nice little surprise in the form of Emitt Rhodes‘ self-titled debut recording on ABC/Dunhill Records (1970). One of the first practitioners of home recordings, he also played all the … Continue reading

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When the Golden Hour Shines Upon the Valley of the Moon (8 pics)

Images from Sonoma County. 35mm color film. A group of kids were sitting here, not goofing off or misbehaving, just sitting quietly, taking in the beautiful scenery. I was tempted to ask if they were ”holding”. all photos: Raymond Ruiz

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THE COUP @ The Independent ( 5 photos )

First off, my apologies for not having any pictures of Pam the Funkstress… my vantage point was limited and Pam was just out of range. Taking into conseideration I havn’t seen The Coup for a few years now, I’m still … Continue reading

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Emulsional Rescue

I’m passing time this winter looking over old prints and negatives. Having no access to a darkroom, I’m scanning the negatives with a flatbed scanner, revealing grime and textures that would otherwise go unnoticed. Photoshop is being used to dodge … Continue reading

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Serendipity (7 images)

2D by-products of a 3D project. All photos: Raymond Ruiz Prints: 5×7 premium matte substrate, broken inkjet printer

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