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Richardthelionhearted's About Page

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Richardthelionhearted
Name
Richard Lee Fulgham (as in Robert E. Lee, sir.)
Website
http://www.amazon.com/The-Hogs-Co...
Photographer Level
Semi Pro
Photographic Interests
Wildlife / Nature
Architecture
Close-up / Macro
Flowers & Plants
General
Landscape / Travel
Portraits / People
Photo Journalism
Black & White
Digital Art
Street Photography
Night / Low Light
Still Life
Join Date
8 Jan 2013 - 12:51 PM
Last Login Date
10 Feb 2014 - 4:10 PM
Favourite Book
"Journey to the End of the Night"
Favourite Record
Moody Blues
Favourite Film
"Tree of lIFE"
Favourite Word
In the beginning was . . .
Favourite Drink
Never touch alcohol
Favourite Food
scalloped potatoes made by my wife Janet
Favourite Location
New Zealand
Favourite Flower
Black Orchid
Favourite Colour
Royal Blue
Favourite Gadget
Sony Nex 6
Wink I'm downright honored to be part of this chance to display my photography. It makes it more fun! But I despise competition so I'm just going to show what I think is my best and lie low, like Brer Rabbit. You young foxes can compete; not me.

About Me

Tongue I was born in Munich, Germany of American parents on November 29, 1947. That makes me a relic of the Twentieth Century. But if I look back and try to ignore the humiliations, I haven't done so badly. Served on the USS RALEIGH during the Vietnam era. I still love that ship, though she's at the bottom of the sea. Earned a double major Bachelor's Degree in Writing and World Literature in 1972 at Columbus State University in Georgia. Earned my Master's in American Literature in 1985. Sold about a dozen articles with my own photographic illustrations to national magazines in the 1980's ("Sports Afield"; "Defenders of Wildlife"; "Maryland Conservationist"; "Annapolis"; "Fate"; "UMWA Magazine"; "American Sheriff"; "Writer's Digest"; "(Norman) Mailer Review"; etcetra etcetra blah and blah . . . .. Earned my beef and board by writinjg for newspapers most of my life.
Wrote and sold my first book in 1997 to Overmountain Books - "Appalachian Genesis"; wrote and sold my second to Whitmore Books -- "The Hogs of Cold Harbor" (which I believe ranks as a history cult book now, especially among neo-Confedederates down South. It's sold slowly but regularly since it came out in the year 2005.)
I do love cameras, photographic technology; art photography and especially Nature photography -- since I got my first "serious" camera in 1964 - a German made "EXA 1a" with an f2.9 50mm Meritar and waist level finder. I STILL have it, a'working fine! Now I use digital and film Canons with "L" lenses.