Category Archives: Black and White Photography

Announcing New Site, New Blog!

Hello followers, subscribers and any recent newcomers to Laurie Merritt Photography! The header above has always been, “where do you want to go today…”  I’ve been posting at WordPress.com for the past 5 years, and it ultimately came time to ask myself that very same … Continue reading

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Let the Day Begin

It’s about to become a busy day for this purse seiner as the crew slows down into what will hopefully be a sweet, productive location.

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Enjoying an Early Morning Sail

Ha!  and Ah!  Such a lovely place… Further information re: the architects and  history of Canada Place, Vancouver.  

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Aerial Vancouver, BC Scene

Final flight approach into Vancouver, BC.  

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Pictures at an Exhibition

A review of works on the walls so far…  Still a work in progress…   Line ’em up, rearrange a couple perhaps…  It’s not over yet! (FYI, Studio 107, not far from the gallery in Martinsville, VA,  provides space for the … Continue reading

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Know the Particulars – Setting up a Gallery Exhibit

We gave ourselves one day to set up our photography/fiber art works exhibit prior to the September 13 opening night at Piedmont Arts.  Hm-m-m…  How to fill a completely empty room in such a way that visitors will be “drawn in” to the room…  We had … Continue reading

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Mt. Hood, Oregon

Just wanted some stark contrast for this aerial shot…

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Prelude: Aerials from AZ to AK

Whenever flying, I always opt for the window seat (preferably not over the wing) if for no other reason than to watch for fabulous earth scenes below while listening to a favorite playlist.  The weather cooperated, I was on the “good” side … Continue reading

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Whiteface

Got out of the car to take a stretch on Route 86 in upstate NY, and looked across this pasture at Whiteface Mountain, the 5th highest mountain in New York State.  Known for its big-mountain skiing, Whiteface is consistently ranked … Continue reading

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Recent Retouches – #2

A particularly nasty original!

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