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Caribbean glow

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Tom Grill

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2022

Printed on archival paper

Edition of 10

Dimensions: 81.3cm (H) x 81.3cm (W) / 32" (H) x 32" (W)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.

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This is a sunrise photo of the ocean. I broke the photo apart into a simple grid of thirds and reassembled the parts. I picked up a color taken from the background of the main photo to use as a background color and another long narrow shape I picked up directly from the image and inverted. The horizon line is our first measurement of the planet. It provides balance, stability, and wonderment for what might lie beyond. Breaking it apart and reconstructing the scene tends to focus our attention on the axis of the picture.

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Hometown: Boca Raton

Based in: Boca Raton

I have been involved with high-resolution digital photography and digital manipulation for many years. My prints combine multiple image files taken at very high resolution. They are used to create ultra-sharp photographs for mural-sized prints. My “Odyssey”, “Juxtapose”, and “Horizon” portfolio art series use this personally developed post-production technique to achieve a unique look for my printed photographic art.
I have been a commercial photographer in New York City advertising world for over twenty years where and photographed for most major ad agencies taking photographs for companies such as L’Oréal, Revlon, Clairol, and many others. For the past five years, I have lived and worked in Boca Raton, Florida where I fell in love with the Florida landscapes of the Everglades, the ocean, and weather phenomena as the main subjects of my art photography.
I call my technique “Image Architecture” where my approach to constructing the image is to first break apart a scene into component parts by taking many photographs of the scene from myriad angles – from the air, from the land, at different times of day, etc. -- then use those parts as the building blocks for reconstructing a new scene with minimalist, geometric, and architectural overtones. I have been focusing my photography on scenes of the Everglades and other subjects of natural beauty, particularly in Florida, to focus attention on its fragile, ever-changing beauty and the important role we humans play in the formula. I try to give my photographs a multi-faceted beauty that inspires participation in the ecological movement to save these preciously beautiful natural resources.


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