Bits 'n' pieces

As I was looking through my images for my last blog I realised that I have a lot of images that are parts of things rather than images being made up of whole objects. Photographing subjects in this way is a semi-minimalist approach, but one to which, judging by my backlog of images, I seem to be drawn. I have compiled a gallery of images which I call ‘Bits ‘n’ Pieces’. “Art is anything you can get away with.” – Marshal McLuhan

Simplicity – the ultimate sophistication?

Leonardo de Vinci is sometimes credited with saying, 'simplicity is the ultimate sophistication', but whether he did actually say this or not is debated. Even if he didn’t say these words, the sentiment is a good one – whatever it is, keep it simple! My study of photography is about trying to become proficient in the art of photography, trying to learn as much as I can so that I will be pleased with the photos I take and be motivated to continue. This blog, on the other hand, is more about what photography is teaching me – the lessons I am learning about photography and about life through the pursuit of photography. In that sense the blog is not strictly photography, but yet I can credit pho

WildWillowWays is a personal blog to track my journey into photography. Join me as I shake off the beginner tag and explore the exciting world of real photography. Feel free to contact me with any comments or suggestions. ©


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