Abstract365 Project, The Story

Thwacked

Straight Photography and Paul Strand Straight Photography was a movement that developed in the early 1900s, marking a movement away from the Pictorialist emphasis on painterly composition. The Straight Photographers sought to capture their subject-matter with a clarity that only Read More

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Highkey

Seven days ago, I was challenged to participate in a “Black and White Challenge”. The rules are simple: 7 days, 7 black and white photographs out of your life. No people, no explanation. …?! (Day 157/365)

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Music

“Music was my first love And it will be my last. Music of the future And music of the past. To live without my music Would be impossible to do. In this world of troubles, My music pulls me through.” Read More

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Art

“Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.” (Pablo Picasso)   We were a bit late for errands, so we did stop in a do-it-yourself shop. Sometimes they happen to have animal food, but this one didn’t. Read More

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Tuesday

Tuesdayisn’tso bad…It’sa signthatI’vesomehowsurvivedMonday. Today,it didhappenagain! Hadnothingto post. Lucky me,thatI havesomebig plantsaroundin myliving room. WhenI waslookingaround,I sawhowthe lightdid playwiththe leaves. Likethe greenandblackabstractcreated. (Day 140/365)

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Wings

“Beauty is a heart with wings.” (A.D. Posey)   Can you hear palm branches in the wind, the waves and can you see the sunset? Found this beautiful lampshade in a shop window. Of course we do not have palm Read More

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Realism

“I learned that realism can comein all shapes and sizes.The world is big enoughfor different values to coexist.”― Haruki Murakami   As we have been more intorealistic photography the lastdays 🤨😉let’s go on with somethingthat is not realistic, even if Read More

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Illusions

“I am interested in the tension that exists between the visibility of artifice and the generated illusion. When the artificial assumes the status of the believable, one experiences a projection into the imaginary.” (Holly King) I like illusions. Also optical Read More

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Forgotten

“Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.” (Norman B. Rice) “Only the forgotten are truly dead.” (Tess Gerritsen) Found on a stop during a trip. There was a construction site and Read More

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Upstairs

“Each step you take reveals a new horizon. You have taken the first step today. Now, I challenge you to take another.” (Dan Poynter) My windows update and the data transfer did finally come to an end! Time for a Read More

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Upside Down

“Someday this upside-down world will be turned right side up. Nothing in all eternity will turn it back again. If we are wise, we will use our brief lives on earth positioning ourselves for the turn.” (Randy Alcorn) Got up Read More

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Enter

“You’re about to enter the future gate. Come in now, or later will be too late.” (Toba Beta) Actually a color shot. But when colors and nuances are missing, the world turns into black and white. A door, the sun Read More

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Less

“To say more while saying less is the secret of being simple.” (Dejan Stojanovic) Saw this facade three times before I was not sitting in a car and could go out to catch it on a sunny day. A perfect Read More

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Long time ago

“Things that have worked for a long time are preferable – they are more likely to have reached their ergodic states. At the worst, we don’t know how long they’ll last.” (Nassim Nicholas Taleb) When I started photography I loved Read More