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"Lazy" Abstracts

"Lazy" Abstracts

Many abstracts I see on popular web sites like 500px, 1x, etc., don't have that much going for them. They are simply line, contour, shape, and form. Yes, they might feature something eye-grabbing like bilateral symmetry. However, it takes a few nanoseconds for my brain to register that, and then I'm wondering, what else is there?

What is an Abstract, Anyway?

What is an Abstract, Anyway?

In February 2015, I’m scheduled to give a presentation on abstract photography to my local camera club, the North County Photographic Society. Since I’m primarily an abstract photographer, I thought this would help me better understand what I spend so much time doing.