2015 Newsletter January 12, 2016 By Michael Kahn Zack’s Cliffs, Martha’s Vineyard The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach… Anne Morrow Lindbergh Salt Pond, Cape Cod Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door. Emily Dickinson Rainbow I am not afraid of storms for I am learning to sail my ship. Louisa May Alcott Coral of Cowes Built as a gaff yawl by White Brothers of Southampton in 1902. She successfully won prestigious races such as the Kings Cup and the Queens Cup. Rainbow In 1934, the original William Starling Burgess Design J Class Rainbow was launched at the Herreshoff Yard in Bristol. She was built to defend the America’s Cup against “Endeavour” in 1934. Michael speaking to a group during his three person exhibition “Sailing” at the Art Complex Museum in Duxbury, MA. Marsh Study Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Birds, Topsail Island we are both salt water mixed with air. Nayyirah Waheed Michael photographing Columbia at the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta Carla Massoni Gallery, Chestertown MD “Kahn… eschews color in favor of the luminous, infinitely subtle range of shades offered by toned silver gelatin photography.” – Chestertown Spy interview “Photographs of the Sea” Solo Exhibition, Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, CT 2016 Nantucket Dune Fence Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change. Thomas Hardy Michael on location in Cape Cod These new images and more are available in a range of sizes. Enjoy and fair winds!