Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Texture, Line and Repetition

I love abstract art.  It's what I collect as well as create.  And nothing makes me happier than taking a photo of an everyday object and turning it into an abstract composition.

I have been looking through my digital pictures, pulling out those that interest me.  And, looking them over, they have several common elements.  Repetition, use of line, texture.

Here are a few of the photos I've been pondering:
Reef off of the North shore of Roatan, 2014.

Cave on Cayman Brac, 2013

Low Tide at First Encounter Beach, 2014

Cave on Cayman Brac, 2013

Kyoto Train Station, 2014

Garden in Kyoto, 2014

Stack of reeds in Oulu, Finland, 2015

Tokyo railroad bridge, 2014

Light pattern on the wall of our hotel room, Oulu, Finland, 2015
Time to get in the studio.  There are a few good ideas here.


Carol Trice said...

Lots of good inspiration here! Get cracking!

Vivien Zepf said...

Oh these are great! Can't wait to see what you choose.

Jay Dodds said...

All very cool!!! Cayman Caves looks like an alcohol ink painting! I've been eyeing them as a medium I have not gotten into!

Carolyn said...

Beautiful shots, Heather! Lots of inspiration there.

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