The front cover of Coastal Maine in Words and Art – Photo titled Vanishing Point by Yohaku Yorozuya. And the back cover – Moonstruck by Ramona du Houx – the other the artist in the book/exhibit. From Maine Insights News: Winners of Maine’s Solon Center for Research and Publishing’s first book writing/art contest announced — Exhibit opening September 14thContinue reading “Fukurou’s book writing/art contest exhibit Sept 14 in Rockland”
Seascapes “Our bodies consist of the same proportion of water as the earth. We are creatures of the sea. The draw of the ocean has been written about time and again. There is something more vast and more mysterious about the sea than anything else on earth. It’s something similar to the vastness andContinue reading “Maine’s mystical ships by Ramona du Houx – May 2016 exhibit”
Coccolithophore blooms photographed from a far and up close. Photo Credits: Ocean Ecology Laboratory, Ocean Biology Processing Group NASA Goddard Space Center. Science study reports that coccolithophores’ abundance has increased by an order of magnitude since 1960s, significantly changing the ocean’s garden. Coccolithophores—tiny calcifying plants that are part of the foundation of the marine foodContinue reading “Maine researchers discover increased carbon dioxide enhances plankton growth – opposite of what was expected”
Ramona du Houx uses the camera with a painter’s eye. The technique she discovered back in 1979, in New York, uses movement to create a sense of wonder through colors, textures, memories, and the seasons. Everything within the photographic viewfinder becomes visibly interconnected when objects merge with the motion of the camera as the image,Continue reading “Maine Landscape Art of Ramona du Houx – November 2015 exhibit”
Ramona du Houx uses the camera with a painter’s eye. The technique she discovered back in 1979, in New York, uses movement to create a sense of wonder through colors, textures, memories, and the seasons. Everything within the photographic viewfinder becomes visibly interconnected when objects merge with the motion of the camera as the image,Continue reading “Photographic landscapes with the painters lense of Ramona du Houx”
This documentary following photographic series, People at Work: The Low Wage Earners of Maine, which depicts some of our fellow neighbors who work for the state’s minimum wage of just $7.50 an hour. The dedicated photographer, Jeff Kirlin, works in his free time documenting them. This is just a sample from his series. “The photographyContinue reading “Photographic series: People at Work- The Low Wage Earners of Maine by Jeff Kirlin”
During her photographic carrier of 35 years Ramona du Houx has taken photos of many people and their communities, as well as a few presidents. Here is a sampling of her documentary work.
The Photographic Art of Takafumi Suzuki – (Yohaku Yorozuya) Professor Takafumi Suzuki, also known as Yohaku Yorozuya, has had multiple exhibits over his forty year career as a photographic artist. He is renowned for his use of classic darkroom techniques spending days perfecting his images. This exhibit, in the slideshow above, is called Hindsight. ManyContinue reading “The Photographic Art of Takafumi Suzuki – (Yohaku Yorozuya)”