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Pierre Bonnard & still life

I’m all landscape right now.  But when I get back to painting still life, this guy is going to be providing a lot of my motivation.  9 more words


Why Should I Go to Art Galleries?

When you are learning to draw and paint I think it is important to go to art galleries. Many of my students and learners like going to art galleries but sometimes I do get asked why I think it is important. 529 more words


Monday's Photography Inspiration - Germaine Van Parys

Germaine Van Parys (1893–1983) was a pioneering Belgian photojournalist and first woman in Belgium who practiced this profession. By the end of the First World War, she was recognised as one of Belgium’s most competent photographers. 80 more words

Black And White Photography

Monday's Photography Inspiration - Peter Dombrovskis

Peter Dombrovskis as an Australian photographer. Dombrovskis was born in Wiesbaden, Germany in 1945.  He emigrated to Australia with his mother Adele and started taking photographs in the 1960’s. 42 more words

Landscape Photography

Monday's Photography Inspiration - Bob Kolbrener

Today I would like to introduce you  to Bob Kolbrener. An amazing landscape. However, I would like to do things a little differently today. Instead of me writing a lengthy background on this photographer, I would let him introduce himself to you. 15 more words

Black And White Photography

Monday's Photography Inspiration -Louis Emille Durandelle

Louis-Émile Durandelle (1839 – 1917) was a French photographer best known for his work documenting the renovation of Paris during the Second Empire.

He, along with his partner, Delmaet (with whom he worked until 1862) photographed the new Opera of Paris and its construction in great detail. 98 more words


Monday's Photography Inspiration - Charles Nègre

Charles Nègre  was a pioneering photographer born in Grasse, France.

He studied painting under Ingres and Delaroche, another of whose pupils, Gustave Le Gray, introduced him to photography. 149 more words