I’ve recently dug out my old record collection, moved it to the studio, and have been doing something I haven’t done in decades: spin records. Music moves me in a way I can’t explain. I have it playing all the time. I spent my 20’s working in record stores. I love photographing musicians that need images for things like album/cd covers and packaging. After the cut, I’m going to do a bunch of talking about my history with them, their importance to me, and why I won’t ignore my records again.
A few years ago I made a post about my love for Japanese arcade posters for Capcom video games. Street Fighter and Rival Schools: United By Fate and, most importantly, Marvel Super Heroes vs Street Fighter. I finally got a few framed and hung in the studio, and I wanted to talk a little about it.
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Dave and I chat with Manchester NH based portrait photographer Jane Button while she visited me at the studio a few weeks ago. It gave us a chance to test out a “field kit” version of Dave’s podcast equipment. Success!