Alan Mothner Photography Blog

A visual photography diary of what I'm shooting, reading, or just thinking about (that also occasionally talks about poetry, baseball, or childhood).

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A romp in the woods. Love that the only sound is that of crunching leaves.

Posted on Saturday, November 12th 2011

Don’t mess with my wife…

Posted on Sunday, October 9th 2011

Tags mountains redneck

mightyflynn:

“Pressure is a word that is misused in our vocabulary. When you start thinking of pressure, it’s because you’ve started to think of failure.”
- Tommy Lasorda
(AJ Burnett photo by Reuters)

mightyflynn:

“Pressure is a word that is misused in our vocabulary. When you start thinking of pressure, it’s because you’ve started to think of failure.”

- Tommy Lasorda

(AJ Burnett photo by Reuters)

Posted on Tuesday, October 4th 2011

Reblogged from It's a long season. 

mightyflynn:


“Something succeeds if it is itself: victor and defeated, living and dead, are not separate states but a continuum; success and failure are only different faces of the same thing.”
- Bill Holm, “The Music of Failure: Variations on an idea”

(Reuters photo)

Tell that to the Braves.

mightyflynn:

Something succeeds if it is itself: victor and defeated, living and dead, are not separate states but a continuum; success and failure are only different faces of the same thing.

- Bill Holm, “The Music of Failure: Variations on an idea”

(Reuters photo)

Tell that to the Braves.

Posted on Sunday, October 2nd 2011

Reblogged from It's a long season. 

Wanted to share with you the photos from my students taken at our retreat at Susan’s farm (click through for the gallery). We spent the first half of the afternoon shooting and the last half editing and retouching (and, as you can see, drinking wine!) Pretty impressive work.

Wanted to share with you the photos from my students taken at our retreat at Susan’s farm (click through for the gallery). We spent the first half of the afternoon shooting and the last half editing and retouching (and, as you can see, drinking wine!) Pretty impressive work.

Posted on Thursday, September 29th 2011

Tags photography teaching farm students

There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
~ Graham Greene
The Power and the Glory

Posted on Tuesday, September 27th 2011

Tags childhood quote