Monthly Archives: November 2022
Here are two more images that began as photographs.
In the minds of many people an image is not “Art” unless produced by some hand process like painting, drawing, etc.
I have had many photographs receive the compliment, “Gee, it looks like a painting!”, as if somehow painted images (no matter how poorly done) are the gold standard by which images are judged.
“Looks just like a painting” is not a compliment to me.
Lately I have discovered some Photoshop processing the does a terrific job of changing a photograph into a watercolor style image. The processing is flexible enough that feeling and mood can be modified to express what I want to say.
Here are some images that started as photographs.
Lately the weather has been warm and the air calm.
Afternoons have been long and languid.
Sometimes the skies over Lake Nipissing have been dramatic.
On Trout Lake looking East and then West.
Trout Lake skies outdo themselves.
November evening looking Southwest on Trout Lake.