When working with artwork for healthcare, try to choose images that will comfort rather than a challenge as seen in the veins of these Hosta leaves which create a simple but pleasing pattern. Here I played with some backlighting to add interest. This image can be enlarged up to 20 feet!
When searching the natural landscape for healthcare appropriate images, my mindset isn’t looking for just any visually interesting composition. I believe it’s critical for me, and the art consultants and healthcare designers to put themselves in the place of the patient, family, visitors and staff. Empathy is one of the most valuable life skills, with… Read More
Most often in photography, the impact of an image is dominated by the lines, colors & forms of what is being photographed. Another technique that can be very effective is emphasizing what ISN’T in the image. The photograph above (which will be available in our upcoming June website update) illustrates this emphasis on negative space.… Read More
Dogwoods are some of the most popular images. It’s truly a charismatic tree, possibly because of the pure white bracts, or the fact that they are the harbinger of spring in full force. There’s something celebratory about seeing those white blossoms under the forest canopy. Here are some interesting facts about dogwood trees: – Originally… Read More
I’ve found snails to be the most photogenic of all shells. The Cuban Tree Snail’s bold spiral patterns and natural, vibrant colors provide punch. Fun fact: Cuba is known as the “Paradise of Snails.