Visions of Nature published
I have just published the Visions of Nature book, the culmination of a multi-year project. See the Books page. In these images, I have been exploring the concept of “defamilarization,” according to which art strives to render the familiar as unfamiliar in order to inspire fresh perspectives, new ways…
New Work: The Guardian Sky
Developing images for the Visions of Nature collection, I worked on these two shot last year on the New England coast. The “sky as guardian and protectress” is but one possible interpretation; the viewer may see other ideas.
Summer Morning 2
Summer Morning has been a popular image - and among recent pictures, one of my great favorites. It was shot Summer 2017 in Westport Massachusetts. Another image was shot at the same location, same time, but I’ve only now processed it. Thus, Summer Morning 2 …
How Much Post-Processing is Too Much Post-Processing
This image of a woods pond in Autumn is one of my favorites, both in the original and in this heavily post-processed. The processing here has been to give the image an overall look of a painting, though just what kind of painting is not clear. I like it, but…
Recent Work: Summer Flowers
On the recent photo trip to Newport, we spent some time at the lovely Buttonwood Gardens. Here’s one which I hope will lift the viewer’s spirits.