My work has evolved from a career in graphic design and a passion for art and creativity. Because there are times when a single images can only say so much, both my interest in photography and the endless possibilities of digital technology go beyond this potential limitation.
I am often asked if my images are photos or paintings and the answer lies in the challenge that combining these two forms of visual expression represent
THE ADVANTAGES OF DIGITAL CREATION
Because the "original" artwork is a computer file produced to a very high resolution, the printed artwork can be made to any size in proportion. Therefor unlike a traditionally "painted" artwork that would have to be copied for a customer who loved the original, but found it to be either too large or too small, I don't have that problem. The work can be printed to high quality paper or to canvas and stretched over a frame.
“Working with my own photography, combined with digital painting techniques, I create original digital compositions, illustrations and abstractions of the Algarve”