Monthly Archives: November 2011

Building An Image Through Trials and History

When constructing an image on a canvas or within a camera the principles of  design help to build a more arresting image.  I employ them when visiting exotic locations like Rome  where I am easily seduced by so much  picturesque … Continue reading

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The Influence of Italian Landscape Across Time and Culture

An Avid traveler, J. M. W. Turner, was impatient to visit the Italy described by Lord Byron in the travels of Childe Harold. Turner’s quest for inspiration, light, art history, and subjects brought him to Rome, Venice and places in … Continue reading

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