Category Archives: A Quote and an Photograph

Fog Among the Hills

“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.” ~ Nelson Mandela Fall image from Kentucky.

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Nature can put on a thrilling show…

“Nature can put on a thrilling show. The stage is vast, the lighting is dramatic, the extras are innumerable, and the budget for special effects is absolutely unlimited.” ― Yann Martel, Life of Pi Sunrise in the middle of the … Continue reading

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Tennessee Sunrise

“Looking at beauty in the world, is the first step of purifying the mind.” ― Amit Ray Sunrise in Franklin, TN Photo © Byron Jorjorian www.byronjorjorian.com

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Following Nature

I am following Nature without being able to grasp her … ~ Claude Monet By stripping away the familiar characteristics of color, black and white photography of nature reveals something new. It highlights a different aspect of the relationships between shapes, form, contrast … Continue reading

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Oasis

“Everything you can imagine is real.” – Pablo Picasso Most of my photography features almost no photoshop manipulation. Usually just cleanup of dust and slight contrast and saturation adjustments to get a result similar to what I used to achieve with film. This image … Continue reading

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Inner Pictures

“Nature is not only what is visible to the eye – it also presents the inner pictures of the soul – the images on the reverse side of the eye.” (Edvard Munch) When I explore the smaller details of nature … Continue reading

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Subtlety

Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does Nature, because in her inventions, nothing is lacking and nothing is superfluous. Leonardo da Vinci This is an image from my new book Treasures … Continue reading

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