To All The Ships At Sea – “Tom Terrific” – “The Franchise” and a great guy.
To All The Ships At Sea – Boxing has been in my wheelhouse for over 6 decades. While living in Greenwich Village, New York my grandfather would take me to the old Madison Square Garden and Sunnyside Gardens. Fast forward 6 decades and my love for boxing has turned into a love/hate relationship. I just […]
To All the Ships at Sea – I’ve been working on a documentary called IN THIS CORNER a film on Boxing. The idea of the film was accidentally conceived when I was photographing the great SPORTS ILLUSTRATED photographer JoAnne Kalish on a combination interview on Sports and Action photography for a teaching segment for Adorama. […]
To All the Ships at Sea – You would think that after half a century of assignments for TIME MAGAZINE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, HBO, advertising for Saatchi and Saatchi, J. Walter Thompson and the list goes on… that I’d have no problem doing a 2 hour shoot at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn. Piece of cake right? Not […]
To all the ships at Sea – I’ve decided to take July through September off and go through some of my files looking for some very specific photographs for a show I will be doing in 2019. I stumbled across this photo of the magnificent photographer Johnny Eye (John Iacono) who spent over 50 years […]
To all the Ships at Sea – Coming up to the 20th anniversary of digital (for me.) While researching a new book I came across this Kodachrome 64 slide of Tom Seaver. It stopped me in my tracks. Wow! Talk about butter! Never to be seen again!
To All The Ships At Sea – I would imagine photographers are just like everyone else. They get into a routine and take things for granted and that’s a very bad thing. Anybody that knows me knows, that I shot Nikon Cameras from 1960 – 1984. In 1984 I signed a contract with the […]
To All the Ships At Sea – Most of you know I have been photographing boxing for a long time. I also have been working on a film titled IN THIS CORNER and it has been one of my ongoing projects. Over the years, I have photographed Mohammed Ali, Joe Frazier, Mike Tyson, Sugar Ray […]
The main protagonist in my film “in this corner” is Harry Keitt. Harry is a former heavyweight boxer who now trains fighters. The fighter he is working with today is “Big Baby” Miller, who on Friday night was fighting for the WBO and ____ Heavyweight championship. We called our agent and requested two ringside credentials, […]
To all the ships at sea, You could probably count on one hand the number of your really dear friends. Gerry Cooney and I have been friends for a long time. It’s a lot like black and white: I’m black and he’s white, then I’m white and he’s black. We don’t agree on many things, […]