A portrait! What could be more simple and more complex, more obvious and more profound. ~ Charles Baudelaire, 1859 I am an iPhoneographer shooting with natural light. I document the rural life of central New York- those things that are closest to me…the flora, the fauna, the people. With people, I like to capture the portraitContinue reading “Making Pictures Of People…Dunga Brook Diary”
BANK Gallery presents Vicki Whicker’s iPhoneography Dunga Brook Diary: On The Road BANK Gallery @Decades Showroom 204 Main, Ste. B Sharon Springs, NY May 31st@6pm-9pm. “This is my Love Letter to Central New York.” BANK Gallery@Decades Showroom is the location for the Friday night, May 31st, opening of iPhoneographer Vicki Whicker’s exhibit, Dunga Brook Diary:Continue reading “Tomorrow Night, BANK Gallery, Sharon Springs!”
It has been raining for days and I know what this means…super verdant abundant green. Central New York has a short spring summer season but it makes up in lushness what it lacks in length and these rains are integral to the process. So, I’ll lay in bed a little longer on a Sunday morning…bestContinue reading “Rainy May”
“Photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth which can make them come back again.” ~Henri Cartier-Bresson Lately, I have been pushing myself to get better at black and white photography. A good black and white photo seems a poem compared to the novellaContinue reading “iPhoneography & the black and white via Henri Cartier-Bresson”
“Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” ― Mary Oliver Yesterday was a prefect warm and sunny spring day in Central New York. I live in the country, down a rural road that has little traffic aside from the occasional tractor and day laborer using it as a cut toContinue reading “It’s Spring in Central New York & A Tiny Tutorial via Mary Oliver”
JOY BANK Gallery presents Vicki Whicker’s iPhoneography Dunga Brook Diary: On The Road BANK Gallery @Decades Showroom 204 Main, Ste. B Sharon Springs, NY May 31st@6pm-9pm. “This is my Love Letter to Central New York.” Launching the Sharon Springs Garden Party festivities weekend, BANK Gallery@Decades Showroom is the location for the Friday night opening ofContinue reading “Bright Light by Greg Dember, Vicki Whicker’s Dunga Brook Diary, iPhoneography”
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“Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” ~Rumi Dunga Brook Diary ,at Cherry Branch Gallery in Cherry Valley, NY, is an iPhonic love letter to Central New York. These are the prints that are currently available at the Cherry Branch Gallery, 25 Main St., Cherry Valley, NY.Continue reading “Dunga Brook Diary, Cherry Branch Gallery, iPhoneography Exhibit and a flash of Rumi”
My son is home from college for the summer. I’ve lived in my renovated 1820’s farmhouse for a year and a half now…alone. Just me. Just my mess. Quietness. Solitude. So, we’re here, sharing my tree. The dogs. The contents of the fridge. The upstairs is his new lair. Country rock blasts out of theContinue reading “Family Tree”
We are all Mothers, all of us. Of invention, of ideas, of light..darkness becomes brilliant shining off the diamonds in our eyes.