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Experiments in depicting the human form

Experiments in the Human Form

Things don’t always go as planned in art.  And that’s a good thing!  Experimentation has a key role in creativity. Continue reading »

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Messengers

angel or messenger abstract figure photography by Lucas JamesMessengers

Sometimes it seems like an image is a messenger, trying to convey something deeper from a place beyond consciousness. Continue reading »

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New Work: Physical Psychological

I’ve been creating some new artwork that gets at the physical-psychological link between perception and bodily reality. Continue reading »

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Surface II

Fine art nude reflection by Lucas JamesLately I’ve been processing my images to enhance the metal surface features.

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Edges

Fine art nude reflection by Lucas James

I just got back from a weeklong photographic workshop with Connie Imboden up a the Maine Media Workshops.  It was an amazing experience and I’ll write more about it later, but one thing in particular stuck with me.  Connie repeatedly emphasized paying attention to the edges of the frame.  The constrictions of the photographic form force us into a defined compositional shape, but the form can be a source of creative seeing as well. Continue reading »

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Aethereal

IAethereal Art nude photography reflections by Lucas Jamest has been years, maybe even decades, but I can still remember the air that night. Continue reading »

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Memories of camping

How do I show you a memory?

art nude photograph from the metal mirror series by Lucas James

We could hear the storm rolling up the valley, slowly rumbling in its ascent of our ridge line. Continue reading »

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Revisiting Previous Work

Mara revisited_art nude in mylar by Lucas James

I spent some time revisiting images I made as part of a shoot last year.  I didn’t originally intend to spend a day going back through an old Lightroom catalog, but a hard drive crash and rebuild necessitated a few hours spent reconnecting files.  And in doing so I reconnected with some work I had forgotten about.

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Particulate Wavelengths

Energetic wave lengths an abstract art nude by Lucas James

 

Existence is the burning of energy.

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Effervescence of Spirit

Fine art photograph study by Lucas James, Anisotropic Images fine art photographyThe air turned suddenly cold overnight.  In the cool morning air, steam rises from the surface creating a local fog that slowly swirls over the body of water.

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