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Ralph Lee Hopkins

December 1, 2009

Ordover gallery in San Diego, has Ralph Lee Hopkins a nature photographer in same light as Jim Brandenburg. He loves nature particularly Alaska and the Polar bears.I think having a passion about something is great, because it helps artists to set guidelines for themselves and the work they do is not a chore or job, […]

Ansel Adams

December 1, 2009

Ansel Adams is one of my favorite Photographers, He is best known for his work on the Yosemite and other landscapes. One great photo of the Teton Snake River above shows his instincts as a photographer. I can not imagine that taking this photo was easy, especially since he did not have the convenience  of a digital […]

Ordover Gallery Solana Beach

December 1, 2009

Elizabeth Carmel, exibit: Tuscany  I liked the entire exibit, but I liked Elizabeth’s, the photos look almost like paintings. The ones that come to mind when I think of the photos as paintings are Tuscan Morning and Tuscan Light.The picture above is Tuscan Morning which looks almost like a painting. I like the the washed […]

Chollier schorr

November 18, 2009

Chollier Schorr is a photographer who takes pictures of the world of men. She prefers to take pictures that have a revealing quality. She had an interesting notion of taking pictures in order to get to know the type of people the Germans were. I like that she was able to get something more out […]

Book In Progress

November 18, 2009

My book is almost ready to be sent in for print. I just need to add some text. I included work that i have done in the past semester and this semester.

My Book Idea

October 20, 2009

My book idea is to make a compilation or portfolio using images from advanced digital arts and artist books classes. I really like the images i captured from my home in Imperial Valley and the trips to the different native american reservations. I want to also capture new images for this class to add to […]

James Nachtwey

October 7, 2009

He is a war photographer who has been all over the world. He has taken photos o suffering and death, but also playful and nurturing. His main goal is to tell the story of war around the world, and to present it uncensored and feature the grim reality of the people that live there. He […]

blending texture and text.

October 7, 2009

I used the font called graffiti and the texture is a metal for the background and the globes are a sun dying.

The photos for the cards.

September 30, 2009

here are the images i liked the best.

Roni Horn

September 30, 2009

Roni Horn definitely has a unique way of taking pictures. She tries to stay unbound by normal thoughts and goes for things that are hard to understand. Her photographs are more symbolic than they are about the subject in them. I think that she is exploring a different way of capturing images and displaying them using space.