Being a musician as well as a photographer has given me privileged insight into how both disciplines inter-relate and how the skills and understanding developed in one area can be directly transferred and applied to the other. Before I began my journey into photography, I wrote several repertoire books for beginner to intermediate pianists. As […]
Contemporary Abstract Art by photographer Jane Trotter
Jane Trotter photographs commonplace, everyday items found around the home and transforms them into eye-catching and dramatic pieces of contemporary abstract art.
What makes a good abstract photograph? What qualities does the image need and what are some of the pitfalls to avoid when composing your images? In this article I’ll be outlining my own personal guidelines and philosophy, and what I aspire to in my own abstract photography. If you speak with another abstract photographer you […]
I love the moment when something unexpected and special catches your eye and you feel compelled to grab the camera. That’s how it was for ‘Blinded by the Light’. Particularly during the winter, when the sun gets lower in the sky, it shines through the blinds in my office at just the right angle to […]