Alison Meyer Photography

Japanese Sky

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Japanese Sky

There's something about these three colors together that I find incredibly unique and appealing. Bright red with blue and white often conjures patriotic sentiments, but in this photo, the sky blue tint and hints of green in this photo allow a different mood to emerge, which seems both fiery and serene at the same time.

This photo is one that takes on a slightly varied appearance depending on the light under which it is displayed. In brighter light, the light of the sky and the highlights of the reds really come forward, making it appear to glow from within.

CanopyKinesis Photo Series

This photo is part of a series of photographs about trees, leaves, forests, and woodlands, called CanopyKinesis, all of which are printed on luminescent, high gloss aluminum sheets. In a departure from my generally realistic landscape scenes, the photos in this series are mostly semi- and fully abstract. Each piece depicts an emotional-figurative aspect of the arboreal landscape, rather than attempting to be a faithful representation of a specific place.

The images in this series were created by combining in-camera manipulations (camera movement, multiple and over-exposures, changing focus during exposure, etc.) and post-production digital painting techniques.

About Photos on Metal

Photos on Metal are created by a special process that infuses the image into specially coated aluminum sheets that have a durable high gloss finish, creating a brilliant, lasting artwork that seems to glow from within.

Photos on Metal...

  • ...do not have to be framed or protected under glass, which makes the artwork all about the image, without the visual distraction of a frame;

  • ...are scratch-resistant, with a hard, durable surface;

  • ...are waterproof;

  • ...come with a float mount hanger, which displays the metal print 1/2” off the wall, providing a distinctive, shadow effect;

  • ...are cleanable with glass cleaner and non-abrasive cloth;

  • ...have high gloss and luminescent color that lasts a lifetime when displayed away from longterm direct sunlight.


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