I am searching for new projects, gardens and fine art photo subjects. Please let me know of any parks, gardens, or unique plants that might present an interesting photographic opportunities. I am happy to partner with gardens or individuals on photographic projects.
I chose this recent black and white picture of a Siberian Iris to accompany an artist profile article for the upcoming edition of the Spotlight On the Arts magazine, published …
I used this photograph to illustrate my approach to black and white photography. A short article on my thoughts on black and white pictures and more examples can be found on …
Master Artists in the Library – Scarlet Black
Friday, Jun 5 – Saturday, Jun 6
June 5, June 6
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Scarlet Black is a Surrey based artist photographer. Her photographic work centers on the natural world. The contemplation of beauty is important in many of her pictures. She is always striving to discover and show – what is beauty and why is it important?
The dynamic shapes, structures and patterns of the iris are isolated to produce images that have an abstracted quality. In these images, the structure and patterns loom larger than the usual view of the flower. We often dismiss the powerful and sensual qualities of a flower. I have tried to emphasize these qualities in this series of fine art photographs.
“Carry the Flag,” is one in a series of Impressionist Photographs taken at the Vancouver Chinese New Year parade in 2014 and 2015. These photographs capture the spirit, movement, color and energy of the event in a way that can be more “truthful,” than conventional photography. “Chinese Parade,” another photograph from this series is currently on display at the Visual Space Gallery, RED Show that runs March 8 -22, 2015.
This set of Chinese New Year parade photographs captures the spirit, movement and excitement of the celebration. The motion blur gives this set of fine art photographs, a painterly quality that references impressionism and abstraction.
Fog is a rainbow, a soft interpretation, of a misty morning, on the Fraser River at Brownsville Bar Park.
Black and white flower photography demands a different kind of approach and attention than colored photographs. These pale hosta flowers are compelling in black and white. The contrast between the …
This impressionist photograph or the Chinese New Year in Chinatown, Vancouver 2014, captures the excitement, movement, color, and energy of the parade. A large print of this photo, will be for sale at the Visual Space Gallery in March, 2015.