May 2010

Untitled abstract of a leaf ©Daniel Sroka.

slow art

I’ve never been very prolific. My pace is slow, almost glacial. One photograph can represent days or even weeks of work… preparation, shooting, editing, revising, thinking. My photographs…

Untitled abstraction of a leaf by Daniel Sroka ©2010

another abstraction of that same leaf

I spent most of today working on a new photograph of the same leaf from the last two posts. (This leaf just keeps inspiring me!) This photograph offers…

Untitled abstraction of a leaf by Daniel Sroka ©2010

new abstraction of a leaf

I am continuing to work with the same leaf I started shooting last week, and it continues to bring me new surprises. I’ve been working on this specific…

Abstractions of a fallen leaf by Daniel Sroka ©2010

Variations on a theme

Every photograph I create is usually the result of many hours of exploration and experimentation. As I am work with a new subject, I will often create a…

Abstraction of a fallen leaf by Daniel Sroka

sensing what is possible

So much of macro photography is not capturing what your eyes see, but what your gut tells you should be there. When the slightest move can cause an…