Fine Art

First Rooftop!

Set your heights more than what you see around you, see beyond. ~Anthony Anderson Here’s a quick edit with Tonality Pro from my very fun, first time rooftopping with some of the Dubai greats, Daniel Cheong, Gost Ridr, Beno Saradzic and Baber Afzal (who got us access to the roof – yay!). Thank you guys!! […]

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from the Arabian Desert! I hope that your festive season, whatever you celebrate (and if you do not) is joyous – filled with love, happiness, health and good light. *Processed with Macphun’s Tonality Pro, which makes it so, so easy – even on the road. I keep forgetting to mention that you can […]

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Patience

We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. ~E. M. Forster Patience, waiting, letting go – all things I struggle with. No doubt this will all make me a stronger person in the long run. 😉

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Happy News

I’m excited to announce that be teaching my Black and White Fine Art Photography class again at Bryan Peterson’s School of Photography this January. If you would like to learn how to create powerful, emotive black and white images join me by signing up at: http://www.bpsop.com/bwfa.aspx #BPSOP #LearnWithAthena #blackandwhite #onlinecourse #bwfineartle #seatuesday #longexposurethursday #landscapephotography #blackandwhitefineart […]

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Nathan Wirth’s Five Day Black & White Photographer Color Image Challenge, DAY FIVE

And finally we come to the end!!  I was challenged to participate by John Kosmopoulos, Niki Aguirre, Thomas Schaller and Sarra Robinson in Nathan’s BW/Color challenge.  I’m finished just in time to get my head back into black and white mode for the course I am teaching at PPSOP. 😀 I must also challenge one […]

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Nathan Wirth’s Five Day Black & White Photographer Color Image Challenge, DAY FOUR

I’ve been challenged by John Kosmopoulos, Niki Aguirre and Thomas Schaller to do Nathan’s BW/Color challenge.  I’m feeling the pressure to get the last two days done before my Black and White course on PPSOP begins next week.  😉 I must also challenge another photographer to participate, so today I will ask Stefan Bäurle today.  I’m looking forward to what color looks like […]

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Nathan Wirth’s Five Day Black & White Photographer Color Image Challenge DAY TWO

I’ve recently been challenged to participate by John Kosmopoulos, Niki Aguirre and Thomas Schaller to do Nathan’s BW/Color challenge.  For now I’m doing only the color part, but might go back and turn these all into BWs for Thomas later.  J  In just over an hour I’m heading out of town, so there will be […]

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Nathan Wirth’s Five Day Black & White Photographer Color Image Challenge DAY ONE

I’ve enjoyed seeing color work from many of my favorite black and white photographers lately as a result of Nathan’s challenge.  I’ve also been challenged to participate by John Kosmopoulos and Niki Aguirre, so I guess I’ll be out on that color limb for a few days.  I’m going to need to modify the challenge […]

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Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen – that stillness becomes a radiance.  ~Morgan Freeman I’m excited to say that in two days I’ll be back in Northern Ireland with John Dunne, making final preparations for our first Light Land and Sea tours that will run in June and […]

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