- June 21, 2020Some people call it abstraction, I call it dunnowhatitis. Did you ever wonder why most people try to recognize an image? Are they glad to see something familiar, rather than an abstract image? Are abstract images harder to read or is recognition a key condition to evaluate an image? It all depends on the mindset of the audience. This mindset gives priority to the characteristics of an image and to its final evaluation. To my opinion other points are more important than recognition. For insta…
- October 16, 2019What colour has the word black and the word white in this image? The question brings your mind in a twist, a state of cognitive dissonance. You see black where the answer should be white and v.v. Cognitive dissonance is the mental discomfort (psychological stress) experienced by a person who simultaneously holds two or more contradictory beliefs, ideas, or values. This discomfort is triggered by a situation in which a belief of a person clashes with new evidence perceived by that person.…
Scavenger Hunt 2020, album created on April 2, 2020
12 items in total.
Scavenger Hunt, album created on January 16, 2020
50 items within 12 months, that's the challenge Here they are: #1 A landmark #2 Dramatic Weather #3 A strangers smile #4 Something saucy #5 Spring flowers #6 A lonely shopping trolley #7 A graffiti picture (not just a tag) #8 A summer drink #9 A gift #10 Shadows #11 A tattoo/tattoos #12 A busker (street musician hoping people will throw money to him/her) #13 Something flying #14 A book in a different language to yours. #15 Someone in uniform #16 Autumn Berries/leaves #17 A public event #18 A sm…
Quality of light, album created on June 13, 2014
When mastering photography there comes a time you must admit: for a good image you first have to recognise the light before trying to catch it.