Reduction, like classic French cooking, can be transformative and wonderful.
A photograph or a painting is a new representation of a three dimensional scene. This reduction of dimension is the heart of the art form.
Photography’s optical process opens new ways of seeing for both the photographer and the viewer.
For me, the wonder of this process never gets old.
About the author: I am Stephen Kennedy, an experienced photographer specializing in creating environmental on-location portraits and corporate photo libraries for blue chip companies.