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The Last Time You Saw Me Here

When is the last time you saw me here? It’s been longer than expected. First, the move to our new house. Then aView full post »

P52.3: A Year of Exploring Artistry at Who We Become

I recently decided to take a photography hiatus during the month of January. I realized I always have a kind of JanuaryView full post »

Off-Topic: One-Bedroom Garden Apartment for Rent in Bed Stuy

And now for an interruption of our regularly scheduled programming. A new home has been in the works for the BrooklynView full post »

Beautiful Family in front of a Bustling City Street

The Dreamboat Family

In my not so spare time, I also photograph other families here in Brooklyn. I have been pouring over some of my favoriteView full post »

Little Girl with a Leaf Bouquet

Planned Spontaneity

In my last blog post I shared my discovery that I like to approach photography from an aspect of control. The troubleView full post »

Siblings in the fall leaves at Prospect Park, Brooklyn NY

On Photography and the Aspect of Control

I’ve been enjoying using this as a space to reflect on what does (or sometimes does not) work about my latestView full post »

Siblings in Brooklyn on a gorgeous autumn day

Who We Become: Some Favorite Holiday Card Outtakes

We have not yet decided on this year’s Christmas card from the Brooklyn Pattons, but I did want to share a fewView full post »

Handsome Man in New Orleans

Photo Essay: Buck Jumpin’ and Havin’ Fun (A Weekend in New Orleans)

As a 40th birthday gift to Mr Patton, we dashed off for a weekend of mirth and merry in New Orleans, our favorite non-View full post »

Little Brooklyn Boy On A New Bike

And This Our Life: Let’s Go Buy A Bike

One of my key motivations as the primary photographer of my own family is to get the images I most love off of my hardView full post »

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