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Do you use photoshop to enhance your landscape photographs?
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on 19th November 2013
 
I have been asked this question a number of times about my landscape photographs recently and my answer is absolutely! Landscape photographers do this all the time because of the limitiations of the camera.  All the great landscape photographers, past and present, use some form of manipulation. Ansel Adams used dodging and burning to change...

La fabbrica dei sogni
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on 23rd September 2012
 
Il luogo dove nacsono i sogni.

Next Open Studios - September 22nd and 23rd 2012
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on 2nd September 2012
 
Palace Wharf will be opening for the weekend this September as part of London Open House. There will be around 40 artists displaying a variety of artwork including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture and ceramics. It's a great opportunity to come down and meet the artists and maybe grab a bargain too. You can also visit our river terrace...

Work in progress...May 2012
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on 12th May 2012
 
I'm lucky enough to have two beautiful daughters who are willing to play on the beach all day while I sketch and take reference photos. A typical family holiday provides me with hundreds of painting ideas that I can re-visit during the dark days of winter. Here's a painting that I started last December and am now getting round to finishing.

smoothin' it...
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on 11th May 2012
 
One of many panels to come... @1614 7.13.12 more to come...

Preparing for my next solo show...
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on 11th May 2012
 
Building panels for my upcoming solo show 8/10/12 (Friday the 13th) @1614 in Oklahoma City :: Located in the Plaza District

Step 9: Completion
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on 16th April 2012
 
The painting has finally reached completion. Quite a lot was done in the final stages, including filing in the white foam within the foam collar, and most importantly, changing the dimensions of the work. I knew from the outset that I might want to make the canvas slightly more rectangular, but I wanted to see how far I could push the design...

Demonstration: Step 8
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on 16th April 2012
 
I've made some adjustments to the tracings of foam inside the curl of the wave, trying to simplify them somewhat. Also, I've begun filling in the foam crescent in the lower section of the painting.