TRACES  2020




In the early days of the Pandemic I spent many early mornings and late afternoons watching the light as reflected on the succulents growing outside my kitchen, snapping compelling frames as I saw them.

Later, on the computer, I disected the files, selecting individual rows of pixels from the x and y axes, continuing in my experiments into what happens when just a tiny amount of the digital information available is used to represent some aspect of the whole. Some of the results can be seen in the Succulents 2020 section. I then zeroed in on the details of the new files, seeing nuances of the plant edges; the reflected light; the silken threds of webs immeshed in the plants; and the ever changing shadows..