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Mike Kaplan

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Birthplace
Cape Town

Birth year
1954

Lives in
Sedgefield

Works in
Sedgefield

Website

Tags
abstract, photography, landscape, semi-abstract, moody, Sunrise, sunset, clouds, Water, beach, seascape

Artist's statement

As a graphic design student in London, I saw some of William Turner's land and seascapes and was intrigued by by his interpretation of light and the movement of water.

Now, after having spent over 30 years as a designer, I have started photographing long-exposure seascapes, mainly at sunrise and sunset - trying to capture the flowing quality of water and time.

Usually, photography is a medium that freezes a moment in time – but I believe my work extends that moment so that the flow of time can be seen.

My technique imparts a painterly quality to my work, but none of my images have been processed through any “paint effects” software of filters. I prefer printing my work on canvas which complements the effect.

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