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Unopened Epson 7880

My Newish Epson 7880: A Workhorse Printer

The Epson Stylus Pro 7880 was first introduced in 2007. It hasn’t been manufactured since 2010. I bought one, brand new that had been sitting in an unopened crate in a warehouse for a decade. It works like a dream!

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Old vs. New

When it comes to making art, it seems I enjoy pain. How did I go from early desktop technology adopter in my 30’s to vintage equipment owner in my 60’s? Let me explain.

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Becoming Visible: My Story of Learning to See

When I was in the eighth grade and his eyesight nearly gone, my dad shared pointers on the basic concepts of photography such as depth of field, focal length, and choosing a shutter speed. When he could see no more, he bestowed his boxy Argus C-3 35mm camera on me.

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Who Am I?

I’m an independent studio artist producing unique paintings, prints, and photographs.

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Sorolla: Visions of Spain

Through my research, I was not unprepared for entering this vast gallery, but when I did, I nevertheless gasped uncontrollably, and rather audibly. Thankfully, I was alone.

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Seeing a Sorolla Is Believing

If you think you’ve seen these paintings by viewing them on the internet, or reproductions in books, I can assure you, you have not. I urge you to seek out these pictures, or any other works by Sorolla, to see them for yourself, in person.

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