. . . . . . I took these a while back but hadn’t had a chance to look…one of those rare and perfect days of early sun…the light just falls, people move in smiles, the birds fly and leap for fish, your face is warm, your lips taste like salt, and just for that moment, all is right with the world.. .
. . Well, the rain has been bucketing down all this week, so I am back working indoors again.. This is a collage of a self portrait taken when I was 18. I went everywhere with my camera then, and vividly remember taking the original picture to this, on black and white film, in a park, on a timer, balanced on something.. I found this image quite interesting to work with, for many reasons. At first I started with the […]
. . I found the beginnings of this image in a forgotten folder of photographs a while back and I have been waiting for a moment to take a good look at them. This was originally part of a series, that I photographed for use as a slide projection. For the show, I projected these slides over another projection of a handmade cine film, of streets and urban scenes, creating interesting animated layers (and logistical headaches..!). I composed a score […]
. The first signs of Spring light almost always fill me with a fizz…pulled out gently from my sleepy, introspective daze, I feel looser, lighter, brighter, a little braver. I want to be moving, moving anywhere, when Spring comes. It happens every year. Itchy toes. I long for journeys, new sights, new life, beginnings. I feel younger and more able to breathe. I’m fond of Autumn, for its slow wind down and gentle curves. I am accepting of Winter too, […]