Miz Cracker Makes Poughkeepsie Debut at Revel 32’s Cannon Hall – Out Loud Hudson Valley

Miz Cracker Makes Poughkeepsie Debut at Revel 32 – Out Loud Hudson Valley

Out Loud Hudson Valley is proud to welcome the legendary drag queen for her Poughkeepsie debut. Miz Cracker will bring her new show Foolish up the Hudson River to Revel 32’s Cannon Hall in Poughkeepsie, NY. Miz Cracker, whose real name is Maxwell Heller, appeared on Season 10 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, as well as RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season 5. Heller originally started her drag career as Brianna Cracker in New York City. In NYC, she was friends with Bob the Drag Queen, who was her drag mother. Since her original appearance on Drag Race, Miz has been featured with […]

How to Improve Your Airbnb Listing with Seasonal Nature Wall Art – Hudson Valley Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander

How to Improve Your Airbnb Listing with Seasonal Nature Wall Art

The Hudson Valley region of New York provides the perfect backdrop for all kinds of photography, from landscapes to portraits and more, and local photographer Maxwell Alexander of the Duncan Avenue Studios has made it his mission to showcase the best of this beautiful area in his fine art nature photography print collection. If you’re looking to improve your Airbnb listing and give your space that extra spark, these nature wall art prints might be just what you need! Check out some of the photos below to see how your space can benefit from these stunning photographs and prints that […]

A Night With Photographer Tyler Shields – NYC Art Scene with Christine Stagnitta

A Night With Photographer Tyler Shields – NYC Art Scene with Christine Stagnitta

Thursday evening, July 9th Photographer Tyler Shields spoiled NYC with the opening of his latest solo exhibit “Duality” at the infamous Guy Hepner Art Gallery located at 521 W 26th St. New York, NY. For those who are unfamiliar with Tyler Shields, he is an American photographer, screenwriter, director, and former inline skater. What he’s most know for is his highly provocative photography including all things violence and danger. Tyler is, “Considered the Andy Warhol of his generation, Shields has produced images that play with notions of the gaze, power structures, hyper-realism, iconoclastic tendencies, and cinematographic practice”. Fun fact that will […]

The Magic of Spring – Photographer Maxwell Alexander Shares a Photo Story from Hudson Valley's Bowdoin Park – Nature Photography – Photo Gallery

The Magic of Spring – Photographer Maxwell Alexander Shares a Photo Story from Hudson Valley’s Bowdoin Park

What does spring look like in the Hudson Valley? Photographer Maxwell Alexander shares with us his vivid photography of one day in Bowdoin Park, one of his favorite places in the Hudson Valley. We see a glimpse of the real beauty and wonder that surrounds us this time of year, and how it’s best captured through the lens of an artist’s eye. The Magic of Spring – Photographer Maxwell Alexander Shares a Photo Story from Hudson Valley’s Bowdoin Park – Nature Photography – Photo Gallery The Magic of Spring After a busy day in the office (processing endless photoshoots from […]

Roundout Reservoir in Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

Roundout Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

It was a rainy/foggy and even snowy (up in the mountains) day and I had to shoot a property in Napanoch, NY. Before I got to Catskills, I had to drive over the Gunks (Shawangunk Ridge) near Ellenville, and that was pretty intense because the rain switched to a snowstorm and a thick fog, so I was hardly navigating through the winding mountain roads. Roundout Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander – Nature Photography – Canvas Photo Prints – Presented by DA Aromatherapy Natural Repellents After my photoshoot, I clicked on a different route (there […]

Luxury Photographic Prints on Canvas - Photography by Maxwell Alexander

Luxury Photo Prints on Canvas – Fine Art Nature and Still Life Photography by Maxwell Alexander

You want your home to be as beautiful as it can be, and adding the right artwork can help you achieve that goal. However, many people think they need to spend thousands of dollars on artwork to make their house look appealing, but that doesn’t have to be the case! Photography by Maxwell Alexander offers high-quality fine art photo prints on canvas at affordable prices so you can adorn your walls with beautiful artwork without breaking the bank. Learn more about our gorgeous canvas photo prints and how you can get yours today! Luxury Photographic Prints With over a decade […]

The Rich Meaning of Naked Freedom and Homoeroticism in Maxwell Alexander's Photographs and NFT Art

The Rich Meaning of Naked Freedom and Homoeroticism in Maxwell Alexander’s Photographs and NFT Art

Since leaving my oppressive country of birth (different from my homeland) and becoming an artist, I have always been inspired by freedom and liberty. Freedom is the freedom to make choices, pursue passions, and live without regret. Free will empowers us to make decisions and take actions that are purposeful in our lives. As artists and human beings, we must make conscious decisions that steer our lives in directions that honor and respect ourselves and those around us, and eventhough there is plety of bigotry and self-imposed judgement to go around, I challenge all of you as human beings to […]

How Graphic Designers are Combining Brand Strategy and Typography – Typography Quotes from the Visual Essay on the Cosmic Intelligence of Design (2018) by Graphic Designer Maxwell Alexander

How Graphic Designers are Combining Brand Strategy and Typography

Graphic Designer Maxwell Alexander has always been fascinated by how design can influence the way people perceive brands, leading him to combine his two passions of typography and brand strategy. In order to discover more about this topic, he spent some time chatting with fellow designers who share his passion for this subject matter, allowing him to write an insightful article on how design and brand strategy are merging in today’s creative world. What Is Type? We’ve all heard of fonts, but many of us don’t understand exactly what they are. A font is a collection of letters, numbers, symbols, […]

Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Group

Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander

Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Buy Photo Prints on Canvas at hardnewyork.com Discover Fine Art Nature Photography Prints by Maxwell Alexander at hardnewyork.com Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Studios Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Group Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Studios Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature […]

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The Corporate Culture of Obedience and Why Mediocre Talent Is Hired

The word mediocre gets thrown around an awful lot these days, but when it comes to corporate culture, the term can accurately be applied. Specifically, in the hiring process, companies will often go with the safest candidate available, regardless of their creativity or other unconventional traits. The result is a homogenous workforce that fails to innovate or challenge the status quo. Here’s why this happens and how you can change your company’s hiring practices to avoid making the same mistake as so many others before you. The Corporate Culture of Obedience and Why Mediocre Talent Is Hired – by Maxwell […]

Exploring New Collection of AI-powered Digital NFT Art by Maxwell Alexander

Exploring New Collection of AI-powered Digital NFT Art by Maxwell Alexander

Maxwell Alexander’s new collection of digital paintings explores sexuality and homoeroticism in ways never seen before. The artist, known for his skillful use of theatrical lighting in his fine art photography, has long been considered one of the best male boudoir photographers in New York City. His latest release of NFT digital paintings only cements his status as one of the most interesting NFT artists working today and one to watch out for in the future. The most daring erotic NFT gallery to date Maxwell L. Alexander brings a fresh voice to New York’s and global NFT homoerotic scene. The […]

Meet Maxwell Alexander, the Hot New NFT Artist to Follow – LGBTQ Art – Queer Art – Homoerotic Art – Gay Art – Digital Painting – NFT Collectible © 2022 MAXWELL ALEXANDER

Meet Maxwell Alexander, the Hot New NFT Artist to Follow

The NFT (non-fungible token) art world has been graced with the talents of Maxwell Alexander, an artist who has been creating captivating digital art through the use of non-fungible smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain. While he’s had many successful token sales and NFT trades, there’s more to Maxwell than just his interesting background and his amazing artwork that takes inspiration from both anime and pop queer culture references, as well as real-life experiences such as making it in New York City as another immigrant from Russia. What inspired Maxwell’s art? I am inspired by all things bodybuilding, human sexuality, […]

The NFT Crypto Art Idea Needs to Grow Up – NFT Art by Maxwell Alexander

The NFT Crypto Art Idea Needs to Grow Up

The concept of NFT Crypto Art has been growing at a rapid pace, but the concept itself hasn’t been through the same kind of rigorous self-evaluation process that mature and maturing concepts should go through. This article takes a critical look at the shortcomings of the idea and suggests some ways in which the concept can improve in order to become something more substantial than just another passing fad on the web. What are Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) Non-Fungible Tokens, commonly referred to as Cryptocollectibles or Digital Collectibles, are unique tokens on a blockchain network. These crypto-assets can represent virtual goods […]

The 7 jobs AI Will Most Likely Replace in 2022 – by Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, BS, EIC, Hudson valley Style Magazine

The 7 Jobs AI Will Most Likely Replace in 2022 – Automation is Here

While AI will definitely cause some unemployment, it’s hard to say how many jobs will be replaced by technology in the near future. Some reports predict that as many as 42% of jobs will be replaced by AI in the near future, though others say that this estimate is far too high and that the real number is closer to 9%. The 7 jobs AI Will Most Likely Replace in 2022 – by Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, BS, EIC, Hudson Valley Style Magazine Whatever the number of jobs replaced turns out to be, there are still plenty of ways to […]

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New Artificial Intelligence Tools Help Artists Create Digital NFT Art

Writing code or painting isn’t as easy as it may seem to the layman, but with the help of artificial intelligence, artists can now concentrate on creating art instead of worrying about the technical details. Crypto Art continues to revolutionize what art can be and who can appreciate it with its latest piece, Artificial Intelligence Helps Artists Create Digital Art, an artificial intelligence-generated NFT (non-fungible token) created using the NFT Crypto Art system. What Is NFT Crypto Art? Before we go into how NFT Crypto Art is using AI to help artists, it’s important to note what NFT stands for. […]

The Fine Art of Homoeroticism – NFT Art by Maxwell Alexander – NFT Artist – Maxwell Alexander Gay Art – Gay Artist – LGBTQ Artist

The Fine Art of Homoeroticism – NFT Art by Maxwell Alexander

The success of the LGBTQ movement in the last several decades has brought about a lot of changes, especially to the arts. Many artists are now feeling freer than ever to showcase their work and explore their sexual orientation and gender identity without being afraid of being prosecuted, or even killed like they might have been in the past or still possible in many countries around the World. In this article, we will take a look at some fine examples of homoerotic artwork from the Photographer and NFT Artist Maxwell L. Alexander. Who is Maxwell Alexander? Maxwell Alexander is a […]

Bodybuilding Photography Tips by Pro Fitness Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Bodybuilding Photography Tips by Pro Fitness Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Bodybuilding isn’t just about the physical aspect of the sport, it’s also about documenting your progress and keeping a record of your journey to be proud of. Whether you’re thinking about taking up bodybuilding or you’re a seasoned veteran, knowing how to pose and shoot photos of yourself can help motivate you to keep going and help others get interested in your progress. Here are some tips on how to take bodybuilding photos that capture your hard work and make you look like a pro. How to stay motivated One of my favorite quotes is by Abraham Lincoln. He said, […]

A Crowd Favorite - Hatha Yoga – Yoga 101 with Fitness Trainer, Best Gay OnlyFans Fitness Model and Creator Maxwell Alexander – Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios – Presented by "Introduction to Yoga and Meditation" Book by Maxwell Alexander

A Crowd Favorite – Hatha Yoga – Yoga 101 with Maxwell Alexander

In your local gym, you may hear about your friends signing up for Hatha classes. When it comes to popularity, Hatha yoga is the most popular yoga style. Due to this, both beginners and experts are familiar with the poses. A Crowd Favorite – Hatha Yoga – Yoga 101 with Maxwell Alexander – Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios – Presented by “Introduction to Yoga and Meditation” Book by Maxwell Alexander These poses are called Asanas in Hatha yoga. Yoga poses are used in conjunction with meditation and breathing exercises called Pranayama. This combination improves strength and flexibility, as well as […]

What To Wear For Portrait Photography – Pro Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

What To Wear For Portrait Photography – Pro Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

When doing portrait photography, it is common for people to worry about what to wear during the session. Despite what may seem like a trivial matter, the clothes you wear during portrait photography can have a major impact on the photos. For the best looking yet most natural portraits, make sure to advise them of which clothes are appropriate to use on the set. What To Wear For Portrait Photography – Pro Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander Here are some tips on how to dress during the shoot so that you do not feel uncomfortable. In this article, we will […]

The Runway Revolution: Marist Fashion Students Reinvent The Meaning Of A Fashion Show At The 35th Annual Silver Needle Runway

The Runway Revolution: Marist Fashion Students Reinvent the Meaning of a Fashion Show at the 35th Annual Silver Needle Runway

When you hear the words “fashion show,” a couple of images may come to mind. Flashing flickers set off by a sea of cameras, a spotlight illuminating a raised, linear runway, a synchronized assembly of models. However, you may perceive a fashion show to be, the student fashion show producers who created Marist College’s 35th annual Silver Needle Runway challenged the narrative and the concept around what a fashion show can be. The Runway Revolution: Marist Fashion Students Reinvent the Meaning of a Fashion Show at the 35th Annual Silver Needle Runway – Story by: Erica Capobianco – Photos by: […]