BARCODE USA

BARCODE USA

Multiple overlays of manufacturing residue: US flag, barcode, MADE IN USA tagline.

Graffiti

Graffiti

Long exposure while driving (don’t worry, I wasn’t at the wheel). You can see some advertising ghosts in the full version.

Ode to Hokusai

Ode to Hokusai

This is an Acacia tree from Dixon Lake in Escondido, CA. The frothy texture and movement reminds me of Hokusai’s wood-block prints of waves.

Ode to O’Keeffe

Ode to O'Keeffe

I really enjoy this macro lens. Here, the color, composition, and shape remind me of Georgia O’Keeffe’s flower paintings.

Flickr MFA

Having become a recent Flickr addict, I’ve started a group called Flickr MFA. The purpose is to gather artists who want to continue in the tradition of art school experimentation, exhibition, and articulate critique. There have been a few interesting discussions on the forum since it started a few weeks ago:

http://www.flickr.com/groups/flickrmfa/

A new look for 2006

I’ve updated the header/footer images, but am interested in hearing other thoughts on updating the site. Any areas lacking umph? Design issues? Anything you’d like to see more (or less) of?