The Art of Conversation

Below is a post I wrote over a year ago, on June 19, 2019, on the Art of Conversation but never got around to posting.  Today, as I was getting ready to do a post about my summer, I saw there was still a post in draft and read through it.  Here it is a year later and that post is as relevant as ever… … Continue reading The Art of Conversation

Beginning to End

I’ve been promising for weeks. So here it is ~ how I create one of my compositions. Oh Bear…  65 layers +/- in the making! One of my more involved works because all of the elements were taken by me, no stock images, and the birds don’t count because they are actually a brush.  Warning… this also made for a really lengthy post.  Ready, here … Continue reading Beginning to End

Everything you can imagine…

Everything you can imagine is real ~ Pablo Picasso. Making something appear real, feel real… or just believable is, for me, the most difficult part when creating from the imagination.  As a viewer, allowing ourselves to believe in possibilities, despite the reality we live in, is a major part in making any story a success, whether in be artistically, photographically, in books, movies, etc.  For … Continue reading Everything you can imagine…

It feels so good

… to be back.  Back to taking photographs, back to creating new works, and back, sitting right here on a Sunday morning, sharing it all with you!  Oh wait, it’s Monday, Labor Day.  Still, I can’t think of a better way to spend this extra day off 🙂 This summer’s road trip was just what was needed to break a persisting photographic slump…  From PA … Continue reading It feels so good