One of my favorite photos came together on the beach at the Royal Hawaiian Resort. While watching the sun settle over the horizon, I used a Nikon 500mm catadioptric lens that turned the ocean into a curtain of highlights.
Willy Pogany, famous children’s book illustrator and set designer for the Ziegfeld Follies, painted the game room ceiling inside John Ringling’s home, “Ca d’Zan,” in Sarasota, Fla. The ceiling is a whimsical illustration of the Venetian Carnival and features John and Mable Ringling with their pets.
Cook has been supplying material for artists “from kindergartners to 98-year-olds” for 34 years at his Portage Street NW shop. His inventory includes supplies for sculptors, painters, crafters, silk screeners and framers.