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I created this blog in the interest of pushing myself to shoot and work on photos everyday that aren't work photos. 

I'll be posting daily as long as I have an internet connection and am not feeling incredibly lazy. all photos will have been taken within the last 24hrs.

There may be some writing, some shared information/articles, all related to photography and art. 

Thanks for checking out my blog 

Arlene Gottfried’s New York

through the eyes of her brother, gilbert gottfried

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From the nineteen-seventies until her death last August, at the age of sixty-six, the photographer Arlene Gottfried combed New York City’s streets, parks, beaches, subways, and night clubs, in search of the shock of recognition one sometimes finds in perfect strangers. She understood the fractions of confidence and insecurity that make a public face. She liked sharp cheekbones and weird, pillowy proportions; she liked kids who comported themselves like adults, with laden, sphinx-like features. When Gottfried died, she left behind fifteen thousand pictures... read more