Tuesday, January 26, 2010
There is something to be said about making art for arts sake. I have had fun making these images. I am using a Polaroid 340 packfilm camera and a copy stand that was made for Polaroid packfilm cameras. These are also kind of an exercise in composition.... maybe like doing a crossword puzzle keeps your mind sharp and teaches you new words and how to use them. This exercise keeps the photographers eye sharp and creates new ways of seeing/visualizing/creating composition.
The Last of the Mohicans- James Fenimore Cooper. Really exciting.. worth the read.
The Deerslayer- James Fenimore Cooper
Friday, January 8, 2010
I haven't worked with Polaroids in a while. Completely forgot how much fun it is. For that matter I haven't worked in abstract for a while either. Its a New Years miracle... More at www.flickr.com/photos/tbemister
Moby Dick...... Wow.
The Last of the Mohicans- James Fenimore Cooper
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