November 15, 2012

Artistic Vision

dMax (basically how dark the blacks are)–all important aspects of vision but especially for a photographer. The very noticeable improvement in my optical vision have made me wonder if it will induce any effect on my artistic vision. Picking up some of my existing prints I have sitting around they look, well, better. Just like everything else they are sharper, brighter and have more dMax. But the big question is will the noticeable change in the way I’m seeing produce any noticeable changes in what I photograph and how I process the results to create the final images. My guess is no, changing my ocular vision isn’t going to change my artistic vision. Let me know if you notice evidence to the contrary!  ]]>

POTD: Survival of the Fittest #1

Survival of the Fittest #1 Bozeman, Montana 2012

Single digit winter days are when fortunes are made or lost in the corvid commodity market; the commodity in this case being bits of food left over from tailgate parties at the Montana State University football stadium. And the fortune made or lost? That’s the ability to stay alive (or not) during the cold winter nights.]]>