Posts made in March, 2015

New Works – April 2015

Posted in New Works

“Hue Number 420” A scene from sunset over the Smoky and Blue Ridge Mountains. Available in the web shoppe at www.gallery5.biz       The MITTY 2015 Historic Racing Action from Road Atlanta See the Facebook Album of images Or view the deluxe slide show of MITTY images at www.doctorsid.com/the-mitty     “Sphinxster” Traveling down the Parkway through Pigeon Forge, you can spot this scene in Walden’s Landing. Available in the web shoppe...

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Black & White Film Workshop

Posted in Photo Workshops

There are countless amounts of Photography Workshops and Schools out there, all claiming to show you how to use your new digital camera or get better at taking photos. But wouldn’t you like to go back and explore some of the roots of photography and dive into the aspects of shooting film. The Photography Experience will offer Workshops in Shooting and Developing Black & White Film. The workshop includes information about camera settings and exposure, a roll of Tri-X film, use of developing tanks and chemistry… plus scanning your freshly developed negatives to a CD. If you do not have a 35mm film camera, The Photography Experience has one you can use… So now you don’t have an excuse. If you have always wanted shot shoot and develop black & white film, this is the opportunity of a lifetime. As an added bonus, the works of the participants of The Photography Experience B&W Film Workshops will be featured in the next issue. For more details and sign-up...

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Spring Flower Photo Workshop

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With the Spring Season coming up, it’s the perfect time to hone down your Spring Flower Photography in a Photography Experience Workshop. Special emphasis will be focused on depth of filed, color space and composition. In the Knoxville area several venues can be captured, especially the UT Botanical Gardens that typically has a plethora of available flowers to be...

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Galleries Representing DoctorSid

Posted in Gallery News

You can readily adopt my works from The Turning Leaf Fine Art Gallery in Blue Ridge, GA, Cliff Dwellers Gallery in Gatlinburg, TN, Mans Ruin Tattoo Studio in Asheville, NC, The Freeman Web Company in Knoxville, TN And you can always find them online in the Gallery 5 Web...

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Newness, Life & Death in One Scene = Life Also

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As I look at my newest landscape “Tree Fog”, I see a very much different aspect of my art as it was years ago when I began. Life also contains the various stages-of-life aspects that this art piece does. Even the range of color is, while rather limited, at the same time it is also quite full of shades. As I had set out to capture the fog in some way make it in my style. Due to the processing I may feel the need to do on my images, sometimes it is not so easy to depict an atmospheric mood. After quite a bit of processing hours to get the “visual confusion” just right, I had reached a point where I can personally look at my other landscapes, and rate this as one of my very favorites, mainly due to the intriguing visual confusion this one seems to offer. There is just something about those dead tress… The similarity with chapters, events, history and so forth… of life itself, this piece has even more deeper values embedded in the image itself. We have a past that is behind us. But there is no going back to that youthful or any days prior to the one you are in...

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