Perceptual Re-Imaging (sm)
The human capacity for perception and the camera's capacity to capture an image are radically different. The camera's dynamic range is inferior to ours, and the camera's sensor treats all areas of the scene with the same detached technical uniformity.
The Mind's Eye
"(The Impressionists) knew that the human eye is a marvelous instrument.
These mind-brain processes can not be performed by the camera — they must be recreated in the digital darkroom to create a photograph.
"You don't take a photography, you make it."
Recreating your original perception in the digital darkroom
"Photography has now become information in the pure state, content without matter...
Before & After Examples
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Super Rides by Jordan
From straight shot to transcendence
Chief Pontiac Hood Ornament
Upstart at Distinction
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Restore & Retouch
"The illusion of having already experienced something
actually being experienced for the first time."
The American Heritage Dictionary