Welcome to Pia|Dura Nature Photography
Tamed by the lights and colors of the pinhole, I photograph the near and he distant across various stages of discovery.
In his poem, Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey, Wordsworth says that "nature never did betray the heart that loved her". That is my relationship to nature in all her forms and manifestations, encompassing open planes, human endeavors, and the wild beginnings and endings of nature.
I believes that photography freeze, nature, time and being. It captures a frame of existence that flees before our eyes but gets lodged in our memory.
A tenured professor, inventor and academic director by vocation, shooting through a digitzed pinhole is my avocation, both spiritual and metaphorical. My photos have been published by the Smithsonian magazine and displayed in New York and Maryland. I live in Hudson, Ohio, with Milton, my darling puppy.
Here, you will find a small sample of my photographs for your, hopefully enjoyable, perusal.
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