Your shopping cart is empty.
ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING in the USA. That's right! Free. Zilch. Nada.
May 03, 2020
What do you think about the difference between the original and edited shots of Mount Abrams near Ouray, Colorado? Does the difference surprise you?
I'm often asked about what goes into making my images, especially since I only exhibit and sell black and white. In a nutshell, I do basic editing for exposure, convert to black and white, darken the image, add contrast by increasing the exposure of just highlights, and then dodge and burn selected areas. The dodging and burning is where I spend the most time, trying to get highlights in a pattern that leads the eye through the image.
Recently I've explored luminosity masking, which is a technique to dodge and burn not just select areas of an image, but select tones as well. This is hard to do and time consuming, but adds a ton of flexibility and granularity with respect to creating the tonality I'm after.
More important, however, is creativity and vision. My images work best when I know what I'm after, and can effectively translate the mood, experience, and emotions through the editing.
I'll share more thoughts on the creative process another time. Until then, be well!
The presence of this badge signifies that this business has officially registered with the Art Storefronts Organization and has an established track record of selling art.
It also means that buyers can trust that they are buying from a legitimate business. Art sellers that conduct fraudulent activity or that receive numerous complaints from buyers will have this badge revoked. If you would like to file a complaint about this seller, please do so here.
The Art Storefronts Organization has verified that this business has provided a returns & exchanges policy for all art purchases.
We will gladly replace any items that you received damaged. Simply email me personally at firstname.lastname@example.org you'll be taken care of.
This website provides a secure checkout with SSL encryption.
The Art Storefronts Organization has verified that this Art Seller has published information about the archival materials used to create their products in an effort to provide transparency to buyers.
Images are printed on high quality fine art archival products from a premier west coast lab.
This is only visible to you because you are logged in and are authorized to manage this website. This message is not visible to other website visitors.
Click on any Image to continue
The above preview shows how to use the live preview on this website. The image displayed is just an example, and is not available for sale.
This means you can use the camera on your phone or tablet and superimpose any piece of art onto a wall inside of your home or business.
To use this feature, Just look for the "Live Preview AR" button when viewing any piece of art on this website!
Below, select which favorite lists you would like to save this product into.
SAVE 15% ON YOUR FIRST ORDER!
Enter your email below and I'll email you a 15% OFF Coupon right now!
Thanks for your interest. This months contest has end! Please join my mailing list for a 15% off coupon and a chance to winner future promotions!
Hello Mount Rainier fans! I'm giving away a beautiful 24 inch thick wrap canvas print of "Mount Rainier Storm Clouds" valued at $200. Enter your email address in the form below to enter the contest. The print, and shipping, are completely free to the winner.