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Celebrate Mom with 20% Off and Nude Portraits in Nature – Exhibition & Sale

To celebrate your Mom, I would like to provide you with a special offer of 20% off the regular price. This offer is valid until May 9th, 2021. If you require more information or would like assistance to select the perfect gift, please contact: Jessica Lindsey Phillips at inquiries@jlphillips.com or Dale M Reid at info@dalemreidphotography.com […]

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Painting with Light

I describe my process as painting with light. .  First, to create the story, I select and compose the subject. To expose the subject on the film, I set the amount and quality of light through studio lights, filters, aperture, and shutter speed. ·      Second, from the film a negative is created. In the darkroom, I […]

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Creativity

Creativity is defined as “the use of the imagination or original ideas”, especially in the production of an artistic work. My creative process for floral studies begins at a local summer farmer’s market or boutique florist with my selection based on an initial emotional response. I look at individual cut stems or a bouquet of […]

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Flowers Speak to You – Are you Listening

My sustained investigation of black and white floral studies may seem nostalgic next to the preference for color demonstrated by most artists. But the restricted palette, which recalls that of photographers Robert Mapplethorpe, and Imogen Cunningham, is most effective at conveying their poetic voice, often with sensual and erotic undertones. The calla lily captured my […]