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Pink Rose at Morning Light   Leave a comment

Rose_2015 05 06_0650-Recovered blogPink Rose at Morning Light — Image by kenne

Do not watch the petals fall from the rose with sadness,
know that, like life, things sometimes must fade,
before they can bloom again.

— unknown

Mixed Media Art II   1 comment

Mixed ArtDSC_1390 blogMixed Media Art II — Digital Art by kenne

Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking.

— Wallace Stevens

Mixed Media Art   2 comments

Painted Lady-3219-KT-2 mixed art blogMixed Media Art by kenne

The media have substituted themselves for the older world.
Even if we should wish to recover that older world
we can do it only by an intensive study of the ways
in which the media have swallowed it.

— Marshall McLuhan

 

Trail Through Mountain Meadow Grass   5 comments

Italian Springs 2013Trail Through Mountain Meadow Grass — Digital Art by kenne

The primitive notion of the efficacy of images presumes
that images possess the qualities of real things, but our
inclination is to attribute to real things the qualities of images.

— Susan Sontag

Mariposa Lily Digital Art   Leave a comment

Bug Springs 2012Mariposa Lily Digital Art by kenne

“The artist’s world is limitless.
It can be found anywhere, far from
where he lives or a few feet away.
It is always on his doorstep.”

– Paul Strand

Desert Blossom Digital Art   5 comments

Prickly Pear Blossom-1785 Art blogDesert Blossom — Digital Art by kenne

The possession of a camera can inspire something akin to lust.

— Susan Sontag

Greater Roadrunner Sitting On Nest   3 comments

Nesting Roadrunner blogGreater Roadrunner Sitting On Nest In A Cholla Cacti — Image by kenne

A capitalist society requires a culture based on images.
It needs to furnish vast amounts of entertainment in order to
stimulate buying and anesthetize the injuries of class, race, and sex.”

—  from “On Photography” by Susan Sontag

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