THIS Friday

Texas Forever!

If you are in the LA area this Friday, April 30th, please please pretty please come down to the opening of Transplants at THIS Gallery.  I’m excited about the idea of this show as so few people are from LA, yet we all wound up here some how, some way.  I [...]


In response to some of the comments I received on the post, I’ve Got Spirit. Yes, I do., I wanted to clarify my purpose in writing about the whole generational/when one is born and how it affects one’s chances theory.  I don’t think that at 33 I’m old or washed up or not [...]

Happy Tax Day

The Baroness Vs Piano #2 from Isacto on Vimeo.

When Dreams Suck

Blackwater Training Facility

Image © Emily Shur

Sometimes when I wake up in the morning, I tell my husband what I dreamt the night before, and I usually get the same response.  That response is, “What the fuck is wrong with you?”  So, here I go.  Last night I [...]

I've Got Spirit. Yes, I do.

I’ve looked better, but hey…it was a long week.

Picture of Me by Mr. Brendan Pattengale

Yet again, it has been a little while.  Here is my obligatory recap.

Two Fridays ago, I had a great shoot with Common at my house.  He was such a pleasure – energetic, open [...]

Lucky 13

Imperial Palace Gardens with Pink Flowers, Tokyo, 2006

Image © Emily Shur

I’m very excited to have my work included in Issue 13 of Fraction Magazine.  This is the first time I have presented this particular edit of 20 images, and I actually quite like it.  You can read [...]