Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2011/03/28

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Subject: [Leica] update: April show
From: wildlightphoto at (wildlightphoto at
Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2011 11:29:38 -0400

Steve Barbour wrote:

great opportunity here Doug to give us all the precise details again...

The show is at Blue Wing Gallery in Woodland California, between Sacramento
and the SF bay area.  The show will run from April 1 through 29 and the
opening reception will be this coming Friday from 6 to 9 pm.  Blue Wing
Gallery is at 405 Main Street in Woodland California, and their website is

After I was done bringing the prints into the gallery we lined them up
along the walls and for the first time I was able to see them all at once :)

The photos in the show are at

Doug Herr
Birdman of Sacramento

On Mar 28, 2011, at 7:37 AM, wildlightphoto at wrote:

> On Saturday I delivered 48 framed prints to the gallery for hanging.
> midnight I felt like I was at mile 20 of a marathon, where runners usually
> hit "the wall". For those who have yet to run a marathon, "the wall" is
> where your energy reserves are totally depleted, all hope is gone, the
> dementors are moving in for the kill and you still have 6.2 miles left to
> run. IIRC it's where I swore I'd never run again as long as I lived.
> The nagging questions I had were:
> ) are my homemade frames good enough?
> ) do I have enough to fill the gallery space?
> ) did I print everything too small?
> ) is the gallery owner going to tell me I f***ed it all up and now he has
> nothing for the month of April?
> Saturday morning driving to the gallery was like mile 26: legs are
> cramping, knees are wobbly, energy reserves and brain activity are beyond
> As I brought the prints into the gallery the crowds began cheering! The
> gallery owner loves the prints, the gallery's framer was delighted with my
> frames, mats, everything, and there's plenty to fill the space. The owner
> summed it up: "This is going to be a great show".
> BTW I didn't quit running.
> Doug Herr
> Birdman of Sacramento

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