FOCUS Magazine – From the Editor, May 2020

Letter from the Editor Happy May, Everyone! This month, our long-time group friend, Mara Telling, joins us as our featured photographer. Her Artful photos are almost impossible to categorize. They range from realism to surrealism, comedy to tragedy, as she documents her journey through SL (Second-Life). I have here in FOCUS Magazine but even more of her photos will be in the main FOCUS Gallery for the month of May. Please stop by! We are also featuring Linda Hedda this month as out membership focus. Linda has been our Flickr moderator for almost a year now. She plays such an important … Continue reading FOCUS Magazine – From the Editor, May 2020

FOCUS Magazine – From the Editor, April 2020 Issue

Letter from the Editor Welcome to the April Issue! This issue begins with a celebration of The White Mask and an interview with it’s founders, FlyQueen. The White Mask is a monthly charaity event that hosts live music in Second Life. Musicians donate their time to raise money for various charities. Last month, The White Mask raised money for Australia to ease the burden, even just a little from the wildfires that decimated so many acres of land and harmed so many animals. This month the benefactor will be Relay for Life. There are a few things I love about this … Continue reading FOCUS Magazine – From the Editor, April 2020 Issue

PHOTOGRAPHY: An Interview with Lam Erin

I’ve know about Lam Erin’s art for about as long as I’ve known about photography in Second Life exists. Every once in a while, I check back to his Flickr page to marvel at the landscapes that he captures. They are consistently clear and lifelike. His use of dark, bold colors like citrine, garnet and jade is like looking at semi-precious jewels arranged on a page. Because of Lam’s magical winterscapes, in appreciation for all he has done to inspire over the years, and possibly to introduce him to newer artists, we proudly present his art for December 2019! Continue reading PHOTOGRAPHY: An Interview with Lam Erin