Photography. Michael Taylor is a photographer currently based in Belfast; I photograph work in Ireland, S.E. France and London.
Lumen is a life-long photographic investigation of light.
Light is the subject.
This is the latest gallery in the Lumen series:
Refraction resulted from an experimental investigation into the refraction of sunlight through glass using sunlight and photographic silver gelatin paper. Many effects of light occurred simultaneously, but the most prominent was the refraction of light through the various glass objects. I sought to document and interpret purely formal qualities of light. Hidden lines and curves and other new ‘light objects’ were revealed by strong sunlight. Resulting images are left as negatives resembling X Rays, a symbolic gesture towards the interaction of science and art.
Light revealed the invisible