Art of photography 2

Click here to load reader

Embed Size (px)

Transcript of Art of photography 2

  1. 1. The Art (Power) of Photography by Lloyd Smith
  2. 2. A little snow at the cabin Christmas Eve
  3. 3. Sky Fire Crater Lake Been printed around the world, even Readers Digest
  4. 4. Lloyd Smith in Patagonia - Argentina
  5. 5. Lloyd in Nepal December 2014
  6. 6. The Power of Photography
  7. 7. Bangladesh is he alive? Is he dead? Could not tell.
  8. 8. Bangladesh Bathing & washing teeth with fingers in filthy water
  9. 9. How to beg for $$ on the street, weeping stump and a little girl
  10. 10. The power of street begging a weeping stump Streets of Pokhara
  11. 11. A doll in a fish aquarium.
  12. 12. An orphan boy in Nairobi, Kenya. Been off the streets for two weeks.
  13. 13. I walked into a church in Soweto, South Africa and saw this darling little girl.
  14. 14. I loved the lighting A church in Soweto, South Africa. Rotary Magazine published it on their Website.
  15. 15. Ron Morrison, age 57, 20 felonies, 30 years in prison, Vietnam marine vet, heroin addict, COPD, mental. Kelso, Washington
  16. 16. A visit to Pilanesberg National Park South Africa
  17. 17. Parque National Torres Del Paine - Hosteria Pehoe - Patagonia
  18. 18. Austral Pygmy-owl Parque National Torres Del Paine
  19. 19. Mwanza, Tanzania
  20. 20. Sheepherder Parque National Los Alerces Esquel Bariloche - Patagonia
  21. 21. I am into preservation and then sharing around the world I am leaving an electronic legacy for the world I use Picasa: (2330 albums, 1.2 million photos) Scanned over 40,000 slides One of my first slide shots 1964
  22. 22. I have a collection of over 2,000 glass negatives from the 1890s. These have all been scanned and the world can enjoy them on Picasa. 4x5 up to 11x14
  23. 23. A print off an 8x10 glass negativeso different from today.
  24. 24. When my mother-in-law, Ruth Reed Boorman died we found boxes of slides, negatives, documents and photos from 1890 on. I now have 10,000 scanned images from her collection for the family. They are all preserved and shared.
  25. 25. Most of my electronic world is found on 4 Websites 1- 2-
  26. 26. Get Organized! I encourage you to organize your photos so you can find them. Get a system. Put them into folders. This is the system I use for almost 2,000,000 photos. My computer has been upgraded to 16 terabytes, filled 3 terabytes.
  27. 27. Some samples of how I use photography 1-My son called me and asked if I had any photos of my 18 year old granddaughter, Kaitlyn Smith. In 3 hours I had 1200 photos, 18 years of her life. Probably a record for a grandpa. Had many more. 2-To honor my wife Helen Smiths, 70th birthday I put together an album of 3,000 photos. It took me a year of sorting through 2,000,000 photos. 3-I have matched up objects in my folks photos to objects we still have todaythe Museum Project.
  28. 28. 1- The Kaitlyn Smith project 1997-2015
  29. 29. Kaitlyn Smith with her dad, Keith Smith 1997
  30. 30. Kaitlyn growing up
  31. 31. Kaitlyn even modeled for me in Cabo
  32. 32. Kaitlyn Smith holding her cousin Reuben Tanner
  33. 33. Kaitlyn is growing up!
  34. 34. The Helen Project 1945-2015 Sorted through 1.5 million photos for 3,000 photos over 70 years
  35. 35. 1945 The first photo of Helen. When Helens mother died we found thousands of negatives in boxes in her apartment. They have all been scanned. 10,000 images
  36. 36. One of the houses that Helen was raised in. The snow blew through the cracks. She remembers the outhouse well.
  37. 37. 1963 Graduation photo 1963 I started taking her photo, been shooting Helen for 52 years
  38. 38. She has been an active girl
  39. 39. Helen Mae Boormans albums cover 70 years, 3000 photos, a world record for a husband
  40. 40. I will be sending out this PowerPoint later today, you can click on the links to check out Helen or copy and paste. Album 1: Helen Mae Boorman Smith - Watching Helen Grow Up I (1945-1984) Album 2: Helen Mae Boorman Smith - Watching Helen Grow up II (1985-2008) Album 3: Helen Mae Boorman Smith - Watching Helen Grow Up III (2008-Present)
  41. 41. 3-The Museum Project Old photos with an object still owned in the photo 1951 Dad sitting on his milking stool. I still have the stool.
  42. 42. 1935 Helens mother in her prom , graduation and wedding dress.
  43. 43. 1959 Lloyd sitting at his desk, note the chair and slide rule, age 19
  44. 44. 2015 Lloyds grandson Bennett Smith sitting at the same desk with the same slide rule
  45. 45. 2015 The desk, the chair and the slide rule in the display
  46. 46. Helen in 1952 holding the Bible, ready for church.
  47. 47. Haiti 2010 I photographed this girl Haiti 2012, ran into same girl in camp
  48. 48. Haiti one month after the earthquake
  49. 49. Haiti
  50. 50. Haiti
  51. 51. Nepal
  52. 52. Mount Rainier National Park
  53. 53. Crater Lake National Park 1970s
  54. 54. Crater Lake National Park in black and white
  55. 55. In the Mountains of Nepal
  56. 56. Cabo, Mexico
  57. 57. Arriving for church in Haiti
  58. 58. Lloyd Smith in Haiti one month after earthquake