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Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. December 1st, 2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 118
Posted By Asher Kelman
Jerome, Why do you leave out "full frame"...

Jerome,

Why do you leave out "full frame" 35mm cameras from "tethered shooting". Are there special limitations today for 30-50 MP cameras to be used tethered for product work?

.....and of all,...
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. November 30th, 2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 118
Posted By Asher Kelman
That's true and then how does one reproduce the...

That's true and then how does one reproduce the look of a Petzval on and 8x10 or larger.

Everyone has their own favorites.

But for modern work, one can earn a living with a 4/3 sensor!

Asher
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. November 29th, 2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 118
Posted By Asher Kelman
The professional camera, shooting models at 10...

The professional camera, shooting models at 10 frames a second as she moves in the Profoto lit light field, with the strobes keeping pace with the frame rate, is pretty safe from competition from a...
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. November 29th, 2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 118
Posted By Asher Kelman
Jerome, That reference isn't clear to me....

Jerome,

That reference isn't clear to me. First it seems to have iPhones being most common, then in another table it cites "models" instead of gross counts.

From this table it seems that...
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. November 29th, 2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 118
Posted By Asher Kelman
Jerome, Every workman assigned to fix a...

Jerome,

Every workman assigned to fix a roof, paint a car, remachine a part in a workshop, check out a new real estate property to purchase uses a cell phone to document their progress. It is, at...
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. November 29th, 2017, 08:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 118
Posted By Asher Kelman
For what purposes can the classic camera survive the smart phone?

Given that smart phones have evolved to have multiple cameras with high pixel counts and cutting edge processing, in what niches will classic camera forms survive.

At present, manufacturing...
Forum: UV/IR Thermal or Xray Photography November 24th, 2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 759
Posted By Asher Kelman
My question of you is how come you created such a...

My question of you is how come you created such a fine plane of focus so the the center of the flower is not sharp?

How do you do this with your foveon cameras. This is fabulous for stack focusing...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art November 19th, 2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Your story does reveal that public art requires a...

Your story does reveal that public art requires a huge amount of work and planning!

Asher
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art November 18th, 2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Interesting story, Peter! Was his project ever...

Interesting story, Peter! Was his project ever completed?

In my plan, the central "colored pieces of metal" are actually giant plastic tubes in which a man can climb up and down inside to swop out...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art November 8th, 2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Peter, I have a studio where I photograph...

Peter,

I have a studio where I photograph models and when they leave, I use that inspiration to curve steel. I have a collection of scraps and my favorite is to use 1/8" 5 ft ong stainless steel...
Forum: GALLERY ONE November 8th, 2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,268
Posted By Asher Kelman
Antonio, I just went on a superb and...

Antonio,

I just went on a superb and unendable journey amongst your major series of work (http://www.antoniocorreia.com/Black-and-White/Work/) photographic portraits in social context.

This is...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art November 6th, 2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Just did! Mine didn't win. These are very...

Just did! Mine didn't win. These are very competitive and draw in at least hundreds of artist submissions from around the USA and some internationally. For local City art I might go to the open and...
Forum: GALLERY ONE October 5th, 2017, 10:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,268
Posted By Asher Kelman
http://www.antoniocorreia.com/photos/i-969qSzQ/0/X...

http://www.antoniocorreia.com/photos/i-969qSzQ/0/X3/i-969qSzQ-X3.jpg

Above, Canon 5D; lens - 24-70 at 25 mm



http://www.antoniocorreia.com/photos/i-FpQJgrW/0/X3/i-FpQJgrW-X3.jpg

Above,...
Forum: GALLERY ONE October 4th, 2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,268
Posted By Asher Kelman
Diana, Welcome! There are 3 buttons on...

Diana,

Welcome!

There are 3 buttons on the right side of each post. The center one is "Quote"

And yes, you have excellent taste. Antonio is a fine photographer and he has an amazing secret,...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 15th, 2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
I do hope so! These are National competitions and...

I do hope so! These are National competitions and there about 250 artists that could be competing. Also the judges have to feel that the design is responsive to the needs of their stakeholders. Here...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Jerome, Just remember that cables can go...

Jerome,

Just remember that cables can go from the top of the light beacons to both the inside and outside of the helix. In addition, the helix can be connected by horizontal rods radiating fronthe...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Fair enough, Jerome. Remember we have to...

Fair enough, Jerome.

Remember we have to provide very detailed engineering plans for a structure of this ambitious design. My rule of thumb is that it should be able to withstand an 8.0 Earthquake...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Incidentally, helically wound snake...

Incidentally, helically wound snake (http://www.premiumcaremd.com/dr-rodgers/battle-snakes-staff-aesculapius-vs-caduceus/), motif is accepted to represent medicine! As a physician that is a symbol we...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 01:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Jerome and Antonio, As a project like this...

Jerome and Antonio,

As a project like this evolves, dimensions and even materials get changed. So later in this iterative design process, we will have hopefully a plan which delivers the desired...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Jerome and Antonio, As to the helical...

Jerome and Antonio,

As to the helical structure, I have great faith in my own knowledge of materials and physics, experience in fabricating and, yes even "intuition", as to how I will build...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Antonio, If I say you are a talented...

Antonio,

If I say you are a talented architect, then it is so! 🤴

Certainly you have a refined sense of esthetics and a pure love for humanity, untainted by upbringing!

I do agree with the...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Hi, Antonio, To me it's exciting to have a...

Hi, Antonio,

To me it's exciting to have a talented architect weigh in on my project. The 3 strange areas are abandoned battlefields. The "junk" on them are placeholders for genuine artifacts from...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Feel free to comment with any ideas to help...

Feel free to comment with any ideas to help realize this project from an esthetic or technical point of view.

I would be so interested in seeing what others might do if they could join the team...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 13th, 2017, 01:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
BTW, the background is simply from Google Earth...

BTW, the background is simply from Google Earth of the location. The sculpture is modeled in SolidWorks and light sources are added to make the stainless steel reflect the 3 beacons.

Asher
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 12th, 2017, 10:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Public Art Submission September 2017: An Homage to Abandoned Battlefields

When I was a little boy, wearing short trousers, we would persuade the man in the tall wooden box hut to lower the giant signal and then the next troop train would screetch to a halt.

Those GI's...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 5th, 2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Asher Kelman
Here are my pictures illustrating design for...

Here are my pictures illustrating design for memorializing all the work that is done by the folk going up and down those stairs to get plans approved!


...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 5th, 2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Asher Kelman
The main sculpture required is for the atrium...

The main sculpture required is for the atrium that greets visitors coming through the double glass doors. (There are several interior columns and a 10ft glass roof that will be removed to give more...
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art September 4th, 2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Asher Kelman
Look at this thread...

Look at this thread (http://www.openphotographyforums.com/forums/showthread.php?p=179493#post179493) for my tour of the wonderful Overland City Arboretum, a destination in itself.

Asher
Forum: Asher Kelman's Public and Private Art August 30th, 2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Asher Kelman
Public Art Submissions 2017: City of Overland Park, Kansas

This is offered for the city Hall, it's based on the motto "Above and Beyond" that belongs to the City!



http://openphotographyforums.com/AK_KATE/PlateSculpture"Above & Beyond".jpg

Asher...
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. August 18th, 2017, 09:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 698
Posted By Asher Kelman
Remarkable treasure you discovered here, Tom....

Remarkable treasure you discovered here, Tom. Yes, you had to be there and get the angle, but we mostly are not ready to take advantage of such incidents.

Asher
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. August 16th, 2017, 03:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 698
Posted By Asher Kelman
Tom, A beautiful and fleeting paradox,...

Tom,

A beautiful and fleeting paradox, metaphor perhaps to our own brilliant transience?

I could, of course try my best to deconvolute both the prose and the picture, but what's "Tordu" and...
Forum: Art Theory: Idea workshop. August 10th, 2017, 12:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,703
Posted By Asher Kelman
Delightful diversion from didactic discussion on...

Delightful diversion from didactic discussion on dismissal of science!

Asher
Forum: UV/IR Thermal or Xray Photography August 5th, 2017, 06:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 759
Posted By Asher Kelman
Excellent defense against bugs that chew at...

Excellent defense against bugs that chew at female reproductive parts of the flower! Must cost the plant resources but be worth it!

Thanks for the reference and education, Klaus!

Asher
Forum: UV/IR Thermal or Xray Photography August 4th, 2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 759
Posted By Asher Kelman
Does anyone know whether or not the areas that...

Does anyone know whether or not the areas that absorb UV are because of some deposition or accumulation of a compound important for luring the best kind of pollinators?

Asher
Forum: UV/IR Thermal or Xray Photography July 30th, 2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Asher Kelman
Yes, Klaus, All sorts of adaptions and...

Yes, Klaus,

All sorts of adaptions and counter-adaptions occur for hunter and prey!

Individual zebra may be more difficult for the lion to isolate visually from the herd. However the stragglers...
Forum: OPF GALLERY ONE at the Photo Contemporary Art Fair 2015 July 24th, 2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,024
Posted By Asher Kelman
We are so distant from farming, the elements and...

We are so distant from farming, the elements and the sea. In Bangladesh, the seafaring coastal people's depend on the sea for food and a livelihood. Nicolas and his equally talented son Romain have...
Forum: UV/IR Thermal or Xray Photography July 24th, 2017, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Asher Kelman
I wonder whether there are creatures that can...

I wonder whether there are creatures that can exchange light filters to help to discriminate identity of camouflaged predators or prey?

Asher
Forum: UV/IR Thermal or Xray Photography July 9th, 2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By Asher Kelman
I am glad I have human vision. Well that is my...

I am glad I have human vision. Well that is my assumption.

I would like to be able to blend, post factor, the other false colors for effect.

I wonder if an artist has succeeded in exploiting...
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