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Desiccated

Just when I think there are no more tears left, something like an anniversary comes along.  I woke this morning with my eyes already welling with tears and as I blinked they escaped and dropped to pool on my pillow.  Today marks the day I fell in love with my husband.  Just like that. Over dinner. Combining my current state of grief with my pastimes of art and … Continue reading Desiccated

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Photo Editing: Manipulation

Do I like to manipulate my photographs?  Yes.  I think of each photograph as art. I like to take the image and process it to say what I would like it to say.  This was an urban shot and I wanted to emphasize that, choosing to make it grittier and black and white. I have included the original image  below. Please click on image for a better … Continue reading Photo Editing: Manipulation

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Photo Editing – painterly images

Here are two images I created from my photos using Sagelight software. For those of you who don’t already know, I LOVE Sagelight for the limitless variety that can be produced, each resulting piece one of a kind.  Originals follow. Please click on images for a larger view.   For a different edited version of the above image, not ‘artified’, click here   Continue reading Photo Editing – painterly images