Author Archives: Dave Rudin

About Dave Rudin

Dave Rudin is a fine art photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. He specializes in art nude and travel photography, using black & white film and making silver gelatin prints in a darkroom.

A Fragile Beauty

The city of Venice, Italy (or as it’s called in Italian, Venezia) is one of my favorite places in the world to visit.   It’s a unique place, built on millions of wooden piles driven into the bed of the Venetian … Continue reading

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2019: What a Long, Strange Trip It Was

The year 2019 was a fairly active one for me, including visits to five countries that I had never been to before.  As promised in my final post of last year, here’s a recap of my photographic activity. The year … Continue reading

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Winter Celebrations

So, I see that it has now been over two months since I last made a blog post.  That is not how I had planned it, but when you factor in how busy I’ve been at work, how I’ve been … Continue reading

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More Spiders

A few days ago, the annual announcement was made of the winners of the Black and White Spider Awards.  This was the sixth year that I’ve entered, and in the past five years, I have not won a first, second … Continue reading

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The Registan

“The noblest public square in the world” – Lord George Curzon, 1888 Sometimes, when people decide to undertake a long journey to visit a country or region, they have in mind certain places or things in particular that they want … Continue reading

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Duet in the Desert

I’ve posted some photos recently from my art nude photo trip to Utah last month, but so far, I have not yet posted any from my first art nude trip there this year with The Desert Adventure back in May. … Continue reading

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To Capture, or to Create???

“It used to be the fun was in the capture and kill                                                          … Continue reading

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Faces of Central Asia

This year has been a busy year for me as far as traveling goes.  I’ve made one photo trip to Mexico, two photo trips to Utah, plus another one to Las Vegas to visit family, too.  Nonetheless, my biggest trip … Continue reading

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An Adventure in Utah

I was away the week before last to travel to Utah with the people from UTadventure, who had organized the trip I took down to Yucatan, Mexico, back in March.  As in Mexico, this was a group trip to photograph … Continue reading

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Mexican Standoff

Yes, it has happened again – another long stretch of time between blog posts.  All I can say is “mea culpa,” though perhaps “guilty with an explanation” may be more appropriate, as the reason for my absence is that I’ve … Continue reading

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