An eight foot pencil…..




This idea has been around, well since, Aristotle at least, but what about a medium as inherently representational as photography?  Hell yes I say .  Could the shadows on my Sunday morning curtains contain some of the significance of the walk I am not taking?  Hell yes.

“Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.” –
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Could I turn Gilbert Chesterson’s idea on its head by keeping my camera by my bed?  Hell yes.  This ain’t no 8 foot long coloured pencil but check out what my long lens made of the curtains by my bed this morning…land2