Picking Artwork,Shooting Photos, Show Cards
|Car show season is getting ready to ramp up - it'll be
here before we know it! |
The month I have several new blog posts up, and
another sale on a BIG artwork. Keep an eye out next time for project updates,
and a teaser for a new Automotive Art and Short Story book in conjunction with
esteemed authors Anne Leggett and Jordan Alexander-Leggett. And more things are
in the works for later on!
Be sure to let me know if you have any
questions, and remember that shoots and artwork creation can continue no matter
| Iíve been researching sites and blogs that talk about
selecting art, and I find it both notable and depressing that only the tiniest
percentage even mention what is by far the most important rule about art.
The first consideration for most of them is color! Sure, color is
important. But pick an artwork based on its color, and youíll end up with a wall
hanging that means nothing to you, and is disposable as soon as you replace your
throw pillows. Instead, hereís your first rule:
Purchase a piece that speaks about something that
is significant to you.
|Not all show cards are for cars! I've been very honored
to shoot Gene Brown's amazing collection as it grows and changes. Click on the
pics for larger samples of work I've done for Gene.
|Click the pic for a larger version|
The Battle - There's a certain
position you can be in while looking at a Lamborghini where you can see the
headlight, door jamb and seat all at once. That angle allowed the basis of this
work, which might show a sea monster battling to rise up from the depths to
conquer the guardian of the leather.
Click the link or the image to
see it as a larger sample. This piece is extremely dramatic, and will make a
wonderful addition to your living room or any modern room of your home, shop or
As with all of my artwork, ONLY ONE of these pieces will ever be
made. Presented on aluminum at 40 inches by 60 inches. Framing is available at
a very reasonable cost.
Even at this sale price, I still encourage you
to take advantage of FREE delivery and installation anywhere in the Denver Metro
area. A popular activity is to have an unveiling party, inviting your friends
over for the big moment. I can help you with those arrangements at no charge,
and I'll be there for the unveiling too!
Sale Price= $2400 (Sale price
reflected upon checkout at the link above)
Normal Retail = $3200
Recent Blog Posts
The Tire Rule: Know it, Then Ignore it.
It's a decent guideline for the novice, but when we want to go further with
a car shoot, we should know how to break it.
Shooting Black Cars; The Basics
start to shoot various cars other than your own, you quickly discover that
different colors photograph in different ways, and the automatic metering on
your camera is easily fooled by different colors and types of finishes.
has been a photographer for many years, focusing primarily on automotive views.
If you wish to continue receiving these emails, you'll see not only automotive
works, but also astrophotography and landscapes, all presented as one-of-a-kind
works of art. Each piece on aluminum will be sold only one time, making the
owner a true art collector.