Portrait of Kendra

This isn’t a Photoshop manipulation and I’m guessing there’s only a small chance you are under the influence of psychotropic drugs or absinthe. Kendra is a real person and this scene is exactly what the camera saw. The unreality is due to the fact that I am photographing Kendra’s distorted reflection in a chrome sculpture…

The African Gallery

Just beyond the pottery featured in yesterday’s post I encountered this scene. Maybe it’s not at special as I think it is, but I liked how the human on the left complemented the figure on the right. It results in symmetry that would be absent with the standing woman. This was taken at the New…

Fixed Orbits

In this case I was confronted by this collection of pottery at the beginning of the museum’s African collection. The spherical shape and the brilliant arrangement of these pots reminded me of circling planets. Thus the title of today’s post.