Archive for November, 2013:

Experiment: Transforming a Photograph into Abstract Art

  My experiment started in Photoshop with a photograph (actually a photographic collage) of a dancer and ended in Gimp software with a multi-faceted, abstract image. Flying through a background reflected in glass on a poster, the dancer was shot at Lincoln Center. The image hums with plenty of color, action and form – good [...]

Another Autumn – Another Stab at My Gold Trees

I have a few favorite trees in the park I photograph over and over. This group is especially lovely in autumn. I have no idea what kind of trees they are, but I find their graceful, interacting curves and  sumptuous gold coloring very compelling. Their full beauty, however, is tough to capture on camera. Not [...]