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Deep in Thought

11.06.2014 by Mark Forman

The smoking thing-did it a number of times and quit a number of times until one day I finally did quit for a long time through now-I want to say about 11 years(don't miss it at all). What helped me finally to quit was realizing that I was taking anti-oxidants which were good for my […]


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Spy Vs. Spy

10.23.2014 by Mark Forman

When I was a kid one of my favorite things to read was Mad Magazine. One of the best parts of Mad was the Spy Vs. Spy comics.  So my image above of the 2 monks seeking offerings at the busy market made me flashback on the comic due to the monochrome duality nature of the […]


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Stretching Out With Words

10.11.2014 by Mark Forman

In the early pioneering days of podcasts when it was mostly just a bunch of underground indie guys(the early ham radio guys of the internet if you will) before the mainstream media started dumping their content into the podcast sphere-I had a podcast where I shared music some commentary and some poetry. Well since this is […]


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What Was He Thinking

05.11.2014 by Mark Forman

Very pleasantly surprised this was one of my most favorited photos over on Flickr. It is from my archives from a few years back. I don't remember what I felt right after I shot this man. I can guess that I was quite happy because of his beard and hat-2 elements that always draw my […]


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Hands Full, Bowl: Not so Much

06.07.2013 by Mark Forman
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Confession-I'm a bit of a Buddhist monk/nun junkie when it comes to photography subjects. Even though I've been here for over 20 something years there is still something about their silhouette that appeals to my eye. Yes the robe colors can be very attractive but it goes way beyond that for me. Perhaps, it is […]


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