Category: Images

The morning star

Venus glows beautifully in the early morning sky. These photos are only a few minutes apart. The light changes fast. More shoveling and plowing today. More snow coming later in the week. My mom...

Realizing

I used to play around with digital imagery and layers. In fact, I have a tag for it: digital imagery. But I’ve gotten out of the habit. It’s time consuming. Somewhere along the line,...

Poetic palette

This exercise is from India Flint’s course being (t)here. Take a photo and extract nine colors. She used screen shots, I used my rusty GIMP skills. Write poetic lines about each. The photo I...

Billboards, Istanbul

A series of billboards near Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, all with layers of advertising partially torn off. A profound source of found art to mine with cropping. Other than this, I don’t know how...

seeing shapes

My painting lesson for this week addresses Shapes. So I’m seeing shapes everyone I go. It is unusual to have your vision filtered, shape-seeking.

hard light

I really wanted to try overlaying this photo of hard black branches onto a scan of a painted background. I have never liked the Hard Light Filter, but for this image, it did exactly...