Lone Star

Lone Star

This bright abstract image blends five photographs I took during a family road trip to Texas from my home in the Sandia Mountains in New Mexico. This digital collage consists of a photograph of the side of an older building in Jefferson, Texas showing a door, a couple of windows and a star, three photos… Continue Reading

Clothier Alterations

Clothier Alterations

This image started with a photograph taken from inside a clothing store in Albuquerque, New Mexico – looking out of the main window. The store has shirts on shelves, mannequins with jackets and shirts, a world globe and lots of other stuff. Outside the store window you can peek at more abstracted things – the… Continue Reading

Hawk

Hawk

This hawk swooped into our yard and snatched a baby bunny. The hawk dined on the bunny while perching in a Russian Olive tree. The predator then rested on our fence in front of our tool shed after finishing his meal. In Photoshop I abstracted the photograph of the hawk a little and added a… Continue Reading

Honey Jars

Honey Jars

My Dad, now 91 years old, has spent countless hours in his ceramics studio for over 6 decades. He made honey jars for each of the women in the family, and at a recent reunion, he gave these honey jars to them. Of course, the ladies love and cherish these handmade treasures. I enjoyed creating… Continue Reading

Diffusion

Diffusion

This image started with black dry erase markers and a white board in a conference room. I usually take some time each day to exercise by walking laps in a large, empty conference room. On this particular day, I noticed the dry erase markers! When I came to the white board I quickly grabbed a… Continue Reading

Orange Flowers on Black Background

Orange Flowers on Black Background

In the Sandia Mountains these bright desert wildflowers grow abundantly. I picked several, borrowed an old flip-top bottle that my wife had been saving, stuck the flowers in the bottle, and put them against a black background. I used natural light through a window for this photograph. I also made some adjustments with Photoshop to… Continue Reading