PHOTOGRAPHS:Black and White Infrared

These prints are drawn from 35mm Analog Photo negatives and enlarged onto matte photo papers or are inkjet printed from or Hi Res Scans. My work originates from a desire to freeze emotion, extracting the passionate component of the physical world. Black and White Infrared, the medium I’ve worked with for 50 years does something else. I’ve tried to challenge and reinterpret the medium. This film which is no longer manufactured, renders the Real world in terms of invisible light and, therefore, records a partially unseen reality. The magical and spiritual aspects of the subject are only imagined because the unseen can only be felt. The spectator is forced to stop looking and start feeling the Form. And, a form without feeling is a failure..

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