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The Paramount Theater Extras

Here are some extra photos I took at the Paramount the other day using my 14-24mm lens.  Just thought I’d place them in a gallery for you.   29 more words


Between Showers: snow in Modern Times...

Watching the silent film

from my window,

sleet in fast motion


amid ribbons of dark sidewalks and drives,

I see – colorized – 61 more words


Memories of steam

THIS week, my 101-year-old father was reminiscing about the rail excursions he went on from Swansea Victoria station, on the old London Midland Scottish main line to Blackpool, on pre-war 1930s bank holidays. 215 more words


Watching a silent film the way it was meant to be

For those of you who do not know, I have been volunteering at the Weinberg Center for the Arts in downtown Frederick, Maryland this semester as part of my HON 202 practicum. 418 more words

Intolerance in West Seattle

I don’t know how I heard about it. It was probably a movie ad in the newspaper, perhaps brought to my attention by my dad, who regularly perused that section of the paper. 461 more words


This charming man: Meet theatre organist Neil Jensen

Picture this. You’re seated in a gorgeous art deco cinema, and suddenly below the deep crimson theatre curtain a space in the stage opens, and up rises a man dressed in a suit, playing a magnificent orchestral pipe organ. 504 more words