One of Many, 2015

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While I was standing outside a friend’s house today, I noticed her ivy was crossing into the snow. I took a shot of the subject matter and afterwards noticed that one of the leaves came into prominence focus. Hence the reason I named the piece One of Many.

I enjoy when aspects of different seasons come together.

#snow #leaves #winter #black&white #fineartphotography

Man playing traditional German horn

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Just over a month ago, there was a small little festival outside of Woodstock Virginia. Called German Fest, a collaboration of two German family reunions.

The following photograph I shot is of a man in period German garb blowing a traditional wooden horn.  I truly enjoy not only the foreground of this photograph, but the background with the children running, and the man on the right texting.

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This was shot about a year ago at my parents house in their backyard. My mother was getting ready for Halloween by wearing this toga.

She has one of the best personalities of anyone that I’ve ever come across in my entire life. I think this photograph exemplifies her comical side.

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I had the chance to stop by and see some of my good friends of mine, as well as their beautiful kids. One of their daughter’s Collette, aka Coco, enjoys showing her ballerina skills, as well as her contorsion ability. 

I was able to catch her in the moment, and play with this image in Photoshop. I think it gives a avant-garde sort of aesthetic.

#avant-garde #fineartphotography #childphotography

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While taking a walk at my nearby park, I stopped to look at two particular trees. As I looked above, they just struck me as they were reaching for each other. In addition, it was the way the light hit the trees that gave a positive/negative esthetic.

#nature #enjoyingnature #walkinthepark #treelove #black&white #artphotography