how lovely to see Jonathan Ducrest the other day! yes. well-spotted. Jonathan is indeed chic (originally from Switzerland – and star-sign-Virgo – perfect for a very high-end concierge service as you might expect). this is Dakota. she was a Tiny bit skittish and sort of “really? photographs? before Mid-day?” but then gave us a delightful … Continue reading east coast portraits: jonathan ducrest
well. as you may have noticed – we usually spend time with grown-ups – and often in very glamorous places Abroad – *blush* – but whenever we meet small people (what others call Children, apparently) – we are Fascinated. they have this sheer force of will that is Exhilarating. none of the niceties of Boarding … Continue reading east coast portraits: Kim, Randy, Luke and Drew
our relief at the end of the dark-time-following-the-storm reminded us that we had not yet posted the 10th in our series of East Coast Portraits! so here it is – our first Three Generation portrait and two of the wondrous wide-eyed small person. thank you to Olga (for everything these past three years – we … Continue reading east coast portraits: from before the storm: olga and family.
darlings we just returned from a Very Breezy walk around the block to meet up with twenty-five fellow Hardy Souls at the 24 hour diner for a spot of breakfast and companionship. not many leaves left on the ground from last night’s storm part 1 (or more of a pre-storm, from what we understand with … Continue reading east coast portraits: lisa and brian: and waiting for the storm part 1
as you know, darlings, we like to Obtain Picture Approval before posting any of our east coast portraits and our friend NmP does not Do Email (which we Adore as a stand-out against the world of cruel distraction and late night meanderings on the Interweb) so we had to wait until our next movie occasion … Continue reading east coast portraits: strawberry fields and late night conversations in diners forever
hello again! this just in…….(because we like to get Picture Approval before Posting and the email just popped in to say “yes!” so we thought we’d post Right Now before heading to the swimming pool and then off to meet nMp to see Cloud Atlas – quelle luxury of a day) we took a trip … Continue reading east coast portraits: michele
darlings we took a lovely train ride yesterday up through the flaming autumnal trees of upstate New York towards a town that we thought only existed in the movies – mais non! tis real. the Purpose of our visit was to catch up with a dear friend and former person-who-also-worked-in-a-skyscraper and is now the darling mother … Continue reading more east coast portraits: chloe and the small boys.
oh this has been Such a divine project so far – and there are still many to go. we realized how happy we are with camera in hand, a cardigan discarded on the sofa, listening intently to how someone sees themselves and how they’d like to look and – when there’s children involved, working out … Continue reading east coast portraits – so far – and a confession.
darlings this afternoon we went to jackson heights to drink tea, talk about Life and love and theatre and ideas and Los Angeles and NYC and staying-over-six-years ago before our life in Manhattan began. and to take some more east coast portraits. we do adore taking photographs. especially of blair and sophie.
darlings well. mondays (not in a skyscraper) are a Revelation. we toured the city, doing portraits and picking up emails and sending out notes and frowning (prettily) while Helping answer Important questions but also spent a Great deal of time in cafes, picking over the best marmalade* to have on one’s bagel. by the way, … Continue reading not another manic monday: east coast portraits and twice over lightly part 1