What is Photography Drawing (PhtD)™?
Photography Drawing (PhtD)™ is my original advanced black and white processing method, based on the principles of how light interacts with shapes and volumes, that are the fundamentals of drawing, of painting, of art in general.
In Photography Drawing I adapt the rules and principles of drawing to black and white photography, so I can have the same perfect control over light and shadow you have when drawing in black pencil.
I was asked many times which is the secret of my images. What I do to make them look “alive”. And my answer always was that in essence I “draw my photographs”. I have mentioned this method many times before but I have never till now made a serious and structured study about what it means. This is the first time I’m explaining what my black and white (en)Visioning and processing method consist of and where its bases are. This is a concept and method that have never been presented before, not by me nor by anyone Continue reading