Extreme Prairie

Extreme Prairie Corinne Geertsen

Extreme Prairie

I added a new animal after auditioning nine others. The sheep worked best. Some photo bends in the corners, a film line on the left, darkened edges, sharpened children. Done!

A Certain Obstinance

A Certain Obstinance Corinne Geertsen

A Certain Obstinance

Here’s a piece I recently finished. This is what I think stubborn looks like.

Even her handbag looks stubborn.

The Moment Before the Consequence of an Error

The Moment Before the Consequence of an Error Corinne Geertsen

The Moment Before the Consequence of an Error

Just finished this one. It really is best to look around every now and then.

I had a lot of fun with the ocean and sky. They’re from photos taken looking out to sea from Skagen, Denmark. The water in front of the boat was created in Photoshop. I bought the photo of the four men at an antique shop in downtown Mesa, Arizona. A four dollar photo of four men…a conceptual purchase.

Plungist With Up-Ometer

Plungist with Up-ometer Corinne Geertsen

Plungist with Up-ometer

Here’s a recently finished piece. Her Up-Ometer will tell her which way is up while she’s going over the falls.
It’s always good to know which way is up.

Show Dates–Phoenix

Zephyr Specialist Corinne Geertsen

Zephyr Specialist

There will be a 7 week solo show of my work at the Burton Barr Central Library (in its @Central Gallery)
in Phoenix, Arizona. The show runs November 10- December 30, 2009.

Right now the gallery is showing Lasting Light: 125 Years of Grand Canyon Photography. See ya there.

Above is Zephyr Specialist, who is an aficionado of both study and chance.